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I have a 2009 Highlander hybrid and few days abs, traction…

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I have a 2009...

I have a 2009 Highlander hybrid and few days abs, traction and the (!) light cane on and last nite this "peeee" noise come on that won't stop

Mechanic's Assistant: Is it just the ABS light? Or is the brake system warning light on, too?

Yes

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

Nothing

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

Trying to figure out is to what this constant peeee noise is and the brakes aren't working properly

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Hi my name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist with this today.In some cases I may need more info to assist better.I apologize for any delay.

With these lights coming on this indicates a fault is detected in the anti lock brake computer.This can be a fault with a failing wheel speed sensor,steering sensor or even wiring or the anti lock brake control unit itself as it can cause this noise as well here.

What has to be done here though is to have a fully compatible scan tool/computer plugged into your vehicle to read all computers to see what codes are set in the anti lock brake computer.Once this is done any codes set then need diagnosed to then locate and repair this issue here.This has to be done in order to locate which component is at fault since there are several components that can cause this issue here.

Most shops or a dealer can read out and diagnose the codes for a fee for you as well as repair the issue.A local parts store in some cases can read out the codes at no charge to you, they usually cannot diagnose it but can give you an idea of what needs repaired or replaced.

If more help is needed, use the reply tab to continue our conversation. If no further assistance is needed, kindly rate my service,your 5 star rating is appreciated ( should be a link to click on here or above).You can rate at any time and we can continue to work on your question as this will not close out your question.Keep in mind in some cases it can be difficult to fully diagnose or help repair your vehicle without seeing it and I work on delivering the best possible answer from what I see to work with.

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I'm sorry but this does not help
Toyota Mechanic: Pete, Auto Service Technician replied 8 months ago

I apologize but it is impossible to pinpoint this issue without knowing a code set.There are so many different components that will cause the lights you see so having the codes checked does have to be done.If you can get the codes read out and come back to this post here and post to me what codes are set this will help me narrow down this fault or possibly even help to pinpoint it.If this is not an option for you or if you want someone else to help you on this let me know.

Thanks Pete

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