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EricFromCT, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Jeep
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Experience:  ASE Master certified L1, L2, Diesel Certified 16 years experience
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The esp lite stays on i tried to remove the sensor in the

Customer Question

the esp lite stays on i tried to remove the sensor in the front wheels and it broke off how do i remove the sensor
JA: Has the light been on for some time?
Customer: for one day the rear rotors and pads were wore out so i replace the both
JA: What is the model/year of your Jeep?
Customer: 2009 jeep wrangler
JA: Are you fixing your Wrangler yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: tried removing the wheel sensors t o clean the pickup magnets but the sensor brook in the wheel hub
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: how to remove the sensor froom the wheel hub so i can replace them
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Jeep
Expert:  EricFromCT replied 1 year ago.

Hi. You need to remove the caliper and the rotor. To get the rest of the sensor out, you are going to have to break away the rest of the sensor with something like a chisel and hammer to get the rest of it out. Or a drill bit to break it up. THen you are going to want to try to pull out the pieces with pliers so they dont go into the wheel bearing. Otherwise the wheel bearing will have to be replaced.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  EricFromCT replied 1 year ago.

You are welcome. That is pretty much the only way. Thanks and please rate my assistance so far.