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Old 11-24-12, 11:31 PM   #61
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Can anybody rehost the pictures? I just did lbj and tie rods and i think i messed up a sensor cause my vsc and abs lights are on
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Old 11-26-12, 09:32 AM   #62
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Clean the sensor and reset your ecu
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Old 04-11-13, 11:16 AM   #63
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I think my sensor's wires are pulled at the sensor. How do you open it to reattach the wires?
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Old 04-12-13, 06:14 PM   #64
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I carefully carved the top away and ended up exposing all of the wiring to the sensor. Found the break, soldered, heat shrunk and epoxied it. Measures good now.
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Old 08-16-13, 09:38 AM   #65
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i need this diy but cant view the pictures and the link provided isnt valid anymore... need help and need to pass inspection!


fyi, i recently had my ball joints replaced on my 2001 gs300 and the mechanic broke my front right speed sensor!! I told him that my check engine light was on when i got my car back and he told me that he would order the part... so i gave him some time to.... i go back to the shop and ask him to do my inspection and this guy tells me he cant do it because of the check engine light.... i reply with "youre the reason its on, can you replace the speed sensor you broke?" he replies with "i dont know what youre talking about"..............t-_-t
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Old 08-17-13, 03:32 PM   #66
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Nice DIY.this will come in handy if I ever have this problem.
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Old 08-19-13, 04:27 PM   #67
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yea im having this problem right now, i just need the pics
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Old 10-03-13, 08:25 AM   #68
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same here. my friend was working on balljoint and the afterward, the abs light came on. so i assuming he must have pull or damage the sensor wire while doing the ball joint.
can any one refresh the pics for this DIY?
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Old 10-07-13, 08:55 PM   #69
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JEFFF!! need to repost!..lol
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Old 10-07-13, 10:43 PM   #70
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If he doesn't get to it, I plan on attempting to fix mine this week. Broke a ball joint and pulled the wires clean out of the sensor. I'll let you guys know
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Old 10-09-13, 11:42 PM   #71
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If he doesn't get to it, I plan on attempting to fix mine this week. Broke a ball joint and pulled the wires clean out of the sensor. I'll let you guys know
OK thanks.
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Old 10-15-13, 05:49 AM   #72
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If he doesn't get to it, I plan on attempting to fix mine this week. Broke a ball joint and pulled the wires clean out of the sensor. I'll let you guys know
Did you get around to fixing it?
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Old 10-15-13, 07:04 PM   #73
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damnn...i manage to find the rip near the sensor. and splice it.
put back on the car. test it. clear the code. and it goes away.
the moment i turn the wheel...it rip apart...found out...i cut too much....and when i am done splicing...it was too short... TT_TT beyong repair...
end up getting new sensor...hix hix
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bump for pictures
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Old 09-03-15, 07:29 PM   #75
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Any new photos? I think I have this issue with my 2002 SC430, going to clean them tomorrow and inspect..
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