Abs only sometimes work

25

Asked by Jun 23, 2008 at 02:49 PM about the 1997 Acura Integra LS Coupe FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

If you are just starting the car after its rested for like 4hrs the abs system works fine, in addition the abs light won't be on.  However, if you shut the car off and the restart it within an hour or two the ABS light will be on, plus the system won't work. It does not matter if initially the cars been running for 6hrs or 2 minutes, after shutting off and restarting it the abs system will shut down.

3 Answers

9,165

That's a new one on me. Can you afford to take it to the dealer to get the ABS code read? Anyone familiar with Hondas who might know the problem here?

47,655

Sounds like a general fault with the ABS controller. Possibly related to a controller system failure, but it could be as simple as a wheel speed sensor, but again, really need to have the codes read.

175

that exact same thing happened to me last year when i replaced my clutch. it is either your exciter ring on one of ur front wheels or it is the sensor. i screwed my sensor and the ring up when i ripped out the cv's. word of advice, be gentle with the sensor.

Your Answer

Integra

Looking for a Used Integra in your area?

CarGurus has 80 nationwide Integra listings starting at $2,495.

ZIP:

Acura Integra Experts

  • #1
    Logan Saunders
    Reputation
    170
  • #2
    Michael Konopka
    Reputation
    160
  • #3
    Christopher Caswell
    Reputation
    90
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Civic
333 Great Deals out of 52,980 listings starting at $1,200
Used Honda Civic Coupe
104 Great Deals out of 10,336 listings starting at $1,300
Used Honda Accord
424 Great Deals out of 101,059 listings starting at $1,200
Used Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution
10 Great Deals out of 482 listings starting at $13,998
Used Ford Mustang
270 Great Deals out of 37,082 listings starting at $2,150
Used Acura TL
72 Great Deals out of 3,428 listings starting at $799
Used Honda Prelude
96 listings starting at $2,499
Used Acura NSX
113 listings starting at $67,999
Used BMW 3 Series
833 Great Deals out of 32,432 listings starting at $995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.