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Service stability system on dic. 2001 la sabre. I have

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Service stability system on...

Service stability system on dic

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Buick?

2001 la sabre

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes. i have disconnected both wheel speed ind wires

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked all the fuses? Do you have a wiring diagram?

I do not have a wiring dia. abs light did not show until i disconnected wires

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Yes. when trying to drive it the car tries to correct steering almost pulls the steering wheel out of my hands, very spooky

Submitted: 5 months ago.Category: Buick
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Buick Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago
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Hello my name is ***** ***** welcome to just answers! I will be assisting you with all of your vehicle questions today. Give me one moment while I review your question and come back with a answer. Please be aware I do not know your skill level or abilities so I will be asking a lot of questions and in a lot of cases we will respond to each other quite a lot before we find a solution. As far as phone calls are concerned that is the system prompting you, not me, and they do cost more money, I prefer text but in some cases a phone call is required. If I don’t answer right away or quickly in conversation I am helping another customer or have stepped out for a moment and will respond as soon as I can. Last but not least if you could please indicate if your looking for advice, or if your working on the vehicle and need assistance with repairs. Ok lets get started!

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
its my sisters car i am trying to fix it for her
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
its been setting for a few months because struts were both bad. cam out at the top
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
came out at the tops
Buick Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago

so with that light we need to get it scanned to see what codes are causing the light to come on, some if the auto parts store can do a scan for free? did you replace the struts and mounts?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
replaced both
Buick Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago

ok next we need to have the scan done so we know what were dealing with

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
the car is so scary to drive i didnt want to take it 15 miles into town
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
is there a way to completely disable the system
Buick Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago

the steering may be caused by the struts, have you had a alignment done since you installed them? and you cant not disable the system is incorporated in with the other modules

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
no have not had it aligned i guess i didnt think that was necessary. would that cause the stability system light on
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
there is no adjustment on the struts or the mounts to the car
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
i dont see how alignment would change
Buick Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago

So the steering angle sensor would need to be reset on that but the pulling can be caused by a bad alignment both when a alignment performed are check out and the angle is reset, which could cause the light

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Buick Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago

but it need to be scanned to really know whats causing it

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