Abs problems rx300 - ClubLexus - Lexus Forum Discussion


RX - 1st Gen (1999-2003) Discussion topics related to the 1999 -2003 RX300 models

Abs problems rx300

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 05-04-16, 03:19 PM   #1
susieboyer
Driver School Candidate
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: May 2016
Location: N.Y.
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Abs problems rx300

I have an issue stopping and was told it was abs sensors. I'm not sure if it's all or one. The pedal also pulsates when I apply brakes and SOME times the truck will roll after I come to a stop. I then have to press the pedal twice to get it to stop. Any ideas as to what it could be? I know the sensors are too expensive for me to buy right now and I read that you may be able to clean the sensors.
susieboyer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-16, 04:36 PM   #2
fastnoypi
Lexus Test Driver
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: NJ
Posts: 1,333
Thanks: 0
Thanked 14 Times in 14 Posts
Default

Welcome, do you have an abs light on? If you are rolling after you come to a stop, the issue is with your brakes themselves, not the sensor. Do a basic maintenance and check on the condition of your brake pads and thickness of your rotors. Replace as necessary. Flush and bleed the brakes. Sensors can be cleaned by removing the 12 mm bolt holding them at each hub.
fastnoypi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-05-16, 09:37 AM   #3
maxSteel
Pole Position
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: nj
Posts: 386
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by susieboyer View Post
I The pedal also pulsates when I apply brakes and SOME times the truck will roll after I come to a stop.
Susie, can you clarify this one? Did it really come to a stop, and it won't stay stopped, or was it slowing to a stop and you feel like it's letting go (accompanied by that ABS grinding sound and pulsing feel)?
maxSteel is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
96 es300 ABS kicking in while stopping jgood ES - 1st to 4th Gen (1990-2006) 11 05-23-17 03:48 PM
Emergency brake help! Laza1 GS - 2nd Gen (1998-2005) 12 12-02-16 04:52 PM
abs brake pedal noise and pulsation benenuf RX - 1st Gen (1999-2003) 6 12-02-16 03:19 PM
ABS issue mizike Suspension and Brakes 4 08-13-16 07:48 PM
Idle problem fastegg LS - 1st and 2nd Gen (1990-2000) 13 05-20-16 07:26 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:17 AM.


Copyright © 2000-2017 Internet Brands, Inc. All Rights Reserved
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: