code reader says front left speed senser not working right


Asked by Jan 29, 2014 at 02:51 PM about the 2002 Chevrolet Malibu LS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

abs brake come wild driving and abs brake do not work then

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It sounds like your front left wheel speed sensor is probably in need of service or replacement. The sensor is sending a weird or intermittent reading to the computer which then deactivates and antilock braking assistance. Sometimes the sensor can be cleaned off or adjusted but much of the time they are simply replaced.

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