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

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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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Rusty

22 years of experience
375 reviews
Rusty
22 years of experience
This is the second time Rusty assisted me with my vehicle problems. He was fantastic! Told me in laymen terms what was wrong, what needed to be fixed. Very friendly and easy to talk with. Very very smart guy! Will not hesitate to call on Rusty again, should the need arise.
Rusty is awesome. I'd definitely recommend him to everyone! This whole company is awesome.

Ben

40 years of experience
1141 reviews
Ben
40 years of experience
I won't use anyone but Ben
Excellent knowledge and honest. Greatly customer service!

Rigoberto

10 years of experience
724 reviews
Rigoberto
10 years of experience
Has worked on my vehicle many times. Excellent work.
Very efficient and explained everything in detail to me

Emmette

35 years of experience
282 reviews
Emmette
35 years of experience
Super honest and knowledgeable!! I highly recommend him to anyone needing service on their vehicle!!

Paul

32 years of experience
81 reviews
Paul
32 years of experience
Fixed the abs and traction control light by repairing a bad sensor. Also repaired a bad drive stud. Big relief for me and appreciate the fix.

Jeremy

19 years of experience
324 reviews
Jeremy
19 years of experience
Always professional and works fast

Melvin

16 years of experience
221 reviews
Melvin
16 years of experience

Luke

15 years of experience
138 reviews
Luke
15 years of experience
Luke has been nothing but great to me since he came out to fix my car the first time. He came out to fix a few issues that a previous mechanic looked over on my car and he was sure to show me each issue. He shows me his work each time and explains what he's done in detail and I really appreciate that from a mechanic. If I can get Luke any time I have an issue with my car, I know that my car is in good hands and I won't have to worry.

Patrick

14 years of experience
404 reviews
Patrick
14 years of experience
Patrick was awesome. Replaced my wheel speed sensor in under 30 minutes and found and fixed an air intake leak I had not noticed. Would definitely use him again!

Danny

10 years of experience
269 reviews
Danny
10 years of experience
Danny did a good job.. I would use him again he explained other items that should be taken care of.Very social and really dug into the job.


How much does Wheel Speed Sensor Replacement cost in Kenosha?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Kenosha. Our mechanics in Kenosha 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 Kenosha.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2005 Suzuki Forenza $168 $88.17 $79.99 14% $195.67
2010 Chevrolet Malibu $271 $191.49 $79.99 9% $298.99
2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse $179 $99.20 $79.99 13% $206.70
2016 Cadillac CTS $111 $31.48 $79.99 19% $138.98
2013 BMW 750i $109 $28.52 $79.99 20% $136.02
2009 BMW M6 $746 $665.76 $79.99 3% $773.26

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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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Our service team is available 7 days a week, Monday - Friday from 6 AM to 5 PM PST, Saturday - Sunday 7 AM - 4 PM PST.

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