what will cause the ABS light and Traction off light to come on and stay on?

Asked by Feb 03, 2014 at 08:23 AM about the 2002 Buick Park Avenue Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

while driving I heard a noise that sounded like I had a flat tire.  I pulled over and checked
the tires but they were fine.  I started to drive again and a few minutes later the ABS light
and Traction off light came on.

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in the ABS system ! may have damaged wheel speed sensor,one of four

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Sounds like a bad hub bearing assembly. On these cars the ABS sensors are incorporated with the hub bearing assemblies. When the computer disables the ABS system because of a problem the traction control system is also disabled so the trac off light comes on as well. HTH. -Jim

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Check your brake fluid level in the master cylinder.

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If wheel bearing is bad, sounds like airplane taking off. Probably another part of ABS

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