Wheel Speed Sensor Replacement at your home or office in Cordova.

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YourMechanic Wheel Speed Sensor Replacement Service

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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

101

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Ben

40 years of experience
1142 reviews
Ben
40 years of experience
Excellent knowledge and honest. Greatly customer service!
Ben did an excellent job as expected.

James

29 years of experience
604 reviews
James
29 years of experience
James was awesome! He is very knowledgable and professional. Will definitely use him again.
If I could give James more than 5 stars, I would without even second guessing it!

Pete

15 years of experience
192 reviews
Pete
15 years of experience
Good!
Amazing service. Very knowledgeable and solved my ABS sensor issue but troubleshooting everything.

Sean

16 years of experience
40 reviews
Sean
16 years of experience
Sean did an excellent job servicing my vehicle. I highly recommend him.

Bill

31 years of experience
23 reviews
Bill
31 years of experience
Beyond what a routine service would have been. Great job.

Keith

17 years of experience
293 reviews
Keith
17 years of experience
Very nice, knowledgeable & professional young man. Would highly recommend him & your service to any of my friends & family. Prices were reasonable for the amount of work he had to do.

Kevin

23 years of experience
271 reviews
Kevin
23 years of experience
Kevin was great. On time and fast. He really knows what his doing.

Tony

13 years of experience
121 reviews
Tony
13 years of experience
Excellent job!

Rigoberto

10 years of experience
724 reviews
Rigoberto
10 years of experience
Rigoberto, arrived promptly and early which was great. I mentioned that I noticed a leak he gave me the verdict and explained why.

Steven

20 years of experience
200 reviews
Steven
20 years of experience
This is my third time using Steven and like the previous two times before he was very professional; knew what he was doing; fixed the problem on the first try and in a very timely manner. Wonderful guy to have around when you have so many grand kids to fix their cars all the time. Thanks again Steven.


How much does Wheel Speed Sensor Replacement cost in Cordova?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Cordova. Our mechanics in Cordova are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office in Cordova.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2009 Saturn Vue $143 $63.19 $79.99 16% $170.69
2011 Ford Escape $104 $23.85 $79.99 20% $131.35
2016 Mitsubishi Lancer $385 $305.28 $79.99 6% $412.78
2014 Mini Cooper $109 $29.21 $79.99 20% $136.71
2016 BMW 528i $170 $81.90 $87.98 15% $200.15
2012 Porsche Cayman $212 $132.50 $79.99 11% $240.00

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Wheel Speed Sensor Replacement Service

What is the Wheel Speed Sensor all about?

A wheel speed sensor, also called an "ABS sensor," is part of the Anti-lock Brake System (ABS). It is located on the tires (near the brake rotors for the front tires and in the rear end housing for the rear tires). The job of the wheel speed sensor is to constantly monitor and report the rotational speed of each tire to the ABS control module. ABS is a safety system that prevents your car from skidding or sliding when you apply the brakes. When the brake is applied, the ABS control module reads the speed data from the speed sensor and sends the correct pressure to each wheel to prevent any sliding/skidding (wheels locking up).

On cars that come with rotors in each tire, each tire will also have a speed sensor. On cars that have rear drums (instead of rotors), the tires will have one sensor in the rear and two sensors in the front. When one or more of these sensors are faulty, the ABS warning light will go on and the ABS will be disabled. You will still be able to slow down and stop your car, but the tires may slide when you apply brakes, esp. on slippery surfaces.

Keep in mind:

  • The TCS (Traction Control System) relies on the same wheel speed sensors as the ABS, so replacing the sensors can fix both systems.
  • Each wheel has at least one speed sensor, so it is possible that only one of the sensors needs replacing.
  • Sometimes sensors stop working because they are dirty. In this case, the mechanic will repair your sensor by cleaning it, rather than replacing it.

How it's done:

  • Scan the ABS system for codes.
  • Inspect entire brake system.
  • Inspect sensor and reluctor wheel.
  • Remove and replace the wheel speed sensor.
  • Check for proper operations.

Our recommendation:

During a brake service, the mechanic will make sure that the sensor is free of debris or grease that may prevent the sensor from functioning properly.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Wheel Speed Sensor?

  • ABS warning light is on.
  • ABS system is not working.
  • Traction control warning light is on.

How important is this service?

Without wheel speed sensors, your ABS and TCS will not work. These systems rely on information from the wheel speed sensors; the sensors tell the ABS when to unlock the brakes to avoid sliding, and they tell the TCS when to distribute power to different wheels so that you stay in control of your vehicle. Without wheel speed sensors, the ABS and TCS do not have the information they need, and so they shut off, leaving your car without two primary safety features.

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