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I ham getting messages on my console; 2005 cts service

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I ham getting messages on my console; 2005 cts service stability stem and brake assist
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: no I haven't tried, is there an easy way?
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: no
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Cadillac Mechanic about your situation and then connect you two.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  Joshua Davenport replied 1 year ago.

Good evening. My name is***** see if we can figure out what is going on with your CTS. Are the messages you are receiving the SERVICE STABILITY SYSTEM and SERVICE BRAKE ASSIST? Also is your Check Engine light on? Has your vehicle had any running issues lately?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
check engine light not on but abs light on
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I think this is a sensor
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
hello can I get a better answer?
Expert:  Joshua Davenport replied 1 year ago.

Ok. Sounds like there is a problem in the ABS system that is causing a problem. The codes will need to be checked with a code reader that can read ABS codes. The stability system and ABS system are controlled by the same computer on this vehicle. There could possibly be a pending code in the engine computer that can cause this problem. Some codes will not turn the check engine light on but it will cause the vehicles computer to disable certain systems. If the ABS has been disabled due to one of these codes it will display the same messages. It may be as simple as a sensor. The computers will need to be checked for codes to be able to get a starting point on what sensors to check.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I didn't sigh up for the 26.00 month service but got a message saying I am being charge another 21.00. I want this cancelled
Expert:  Joshua Davenport replied 1 year ago.

Ok. I am sorry about that. For that you will have to contact Just Answer Customer Service. I am an Independent Automotive Technician that is employed to answer questions and assist customers with their vehicle concerns.

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