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I have the ABS and Traction Control light on it all started

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I have the ABS and Traction Control light on it all started with the emergency brake light flashing on and off. The first time I had the right rear hub replace and the emergency brake switch replaced.
No this second time sam scenario code c0293 SYM 06 08 and code C0045. They replaced the eb switch again and tell me I need a left rear hub. I read that coo45 is an speed wheel sensor, why would they need to replace the whole hub?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 1 year ago.

is this all wheel drive?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 1 year ago.

ok give me a minute let me look at the diagrams

Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 1 year ago.

just the sensor can be replaced labor is .9 so just under 1 hour

here are the part numbers and dealer list prices

Right

25894693 $26.28

Left

15921850 $26.28

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
why would they say that code is for the hub bearing where is the speed wheel sensor located can anyone replace it
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 1 year ago.

yea its located in the hub....most shops just change the bearing but yea a hold down bolt and the harness its pretty basic

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
if the señsor is just changed the lights should hub bearing be replaced. They want 500.00 to do that .
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 1 year ago.

if they diagnosed it correctly yes...is there any play or noise in the hub bearing

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
not sure it has 105K miles so maybe just know code C0045
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 1 year ago.

i would replace the sensor...a jack and some basic tools will get it done

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
thank you I'll try the cheap way first....
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 1 year ago.

hope you can rate my service 5 star