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Hi thanks for the answer but i feel i need to be able to communicate with you over email regarding this problem. please let me know when we can exchange emails without long time delays.
the problem i have is that i dint get an ABS light upon ignition. i have checked the fuse all ok, checked the bulb in the dash all ok.
i have checked the abs pump by firing the relay from op-com diag software and makes the same sound when travelling for the first ten minutes.
although not a mechanic on a scale of 1-10 as a diy mechanic i would put myself down as a 7-8 so you can talk technical.
have only had the car for three weeks and had a 12mth mot when i bought it. during the test drive i knew there was a few faults but know i could fix them. No the abs light was not present when i bought it.
there was only one fault code in the abs which showed front lh wheel sensor.
but doidnt think this would lead to a light not being on
No. when i turn on ignition i get engine managment light, handbrake, battery,oil, airbag and fuel.
the airbag light goes out after a couple of seconds which is what i would expect from the abs. as i say i have checked all associated fuses and relays i think. 1. fuse panel 2. on top of abs pump. 3.dash bulb.
i have just put diag on car as i had reset fault codes after changing discs. it now says
C0035 left front wheel speed sensor incorrect signal (06) not present
C024 wheel speed sensor erratic signal (08) not present.
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i am new to the op-com style of mechanics im old school mechanical. im not sure exacltley what the codes/values are telling me, i can guess but dont want to guess wrong and cost me more money.
do i need to replace the reluctor rings or sensonrs or both?
and where do i need to start on the light?
Hi, i have just taken the car out with the op-com and recorded the values and the front lh is reading erratic and mis-matched by a couple of kph so will get a new sensor if after a clean up it dosent improve.
the dash light though i think i wll have to go back to basics and double check everything.
thanks for your help