Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
ABS #315288 Nov 1, 4:55pm Nov 1, 4:55pm
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,034
Pennsylviana
Mp3Supply OP
Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica
Mp3Supply OP

Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,034
Pennsylviana
ABS
What could cause my ABS light to come on?

on my way to psu i ran over a deer, and it snatched some of my rear bumper and ripped soem of the clips out frown. But then today my ABS light came on. . ??

i made an appointment with the dealer to look at it, but can anyone give me any insight?


[Linked Image]


Work like you really dont need the money
Love like you have never been hurt before
Dance like no one is watching. . .

Re: ABS [Re: Mp3Supply] #315289 Nov 1, 8:26pm Nov 1, 8:26pm
Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 60
Ann Arbor, Mi
2002 black Toyota Celica Toyotapartsdude
Member
2002 Toyota Celica
Toyotapartsdude
2002 black Toyota Celica
Member
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 60
Ann Arbor, Mi
rear abs sensor could be out of wack , all it takes is a small hit for it to go bad or read bad..

Re: ABS [Re: Toyotapartsdude] #315290 Nov 1, 9:59pm Nov 1, 9:59pm
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,034
Pennsylviana
Mp3Supply OP
Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica
Mp3Supply OP

Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,034
Pennsylviana
so is that an electric kinda issue, blown fuse? how do they go about fixing it?. . . i mean im gonna take it in to service it, but if its just a fuse?!!?


when i was at psu, and driving around. . this would happen. .

i could be going fast and press my brakes hard and the car would slow down fine, no problems. but then when i would get to a real slow speed almost about to stop, i'd get a stutter in the break pedel .. and then it would grab again .. when i was comming to a slow stop i wasn't pressing the break hard either. .. !?!. .


[Linked Image]


Work like you really dont need the money
Love like you have never been hurt before
Dance like no one is watching. . .

Re: ABS [Re: Mp3Supply] #315291 Nov 1, 10:01pm Nov 1, 10:01pm
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 744
Freehold, NJ
2000 Spectra Blue Mica Toyota Celica Blue_Bomber
Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica
Blue_Bomber
2000 Spectra Blue Mica Toyota Celica
Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 744
Freehold, NJ
The ABS sensor is pressed into the rear wheel hub. Not sure if it can be removed and replaced. The hub with ABS is a few hundred, but the sensor itself is only around a hundred or so.

Re: ABS [Re: Blue_Bomber] #315292 Nov 2, 6:08am Nov 2, 6:08am
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,034
Pennsylviana
Mp3Supply OP
Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica
Mp3Supply OP

Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,034
Pennsylviana
warrenty?. . .i didn't tell them i hit anything. ... just that it came on and i dont know why ...


[Linked Image]


Work like you really dont need the money
Love like you have never been hurt before
Dance like no one is watching. . .

Re: ABS [Re: Mp3Supply] #315293 Nov 2, 6:23am Nov 2, 6:23am
Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 310
Frankfurt, Germany
SurgicalRizz
Member
2004 Toyota Celica GT
SurgicalRizz

Member
2004 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 310
Frankfurt, Germany
Ummmmmmm...I think they are going to notice you hit something when part of your Bumper is missing


You won't believe the things I can do with a ping pong paddle and a 9 iron.

Live fast, Live hard, Live well, Die happy!
Re: ABS [Re: SurgicalRizz] #315294 Nov 2, 6:27am Nov 2, 6:27am
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,034
Pennsylviana
Mp3Supply OP
Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica
Mp3Supply OP

Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,034
Pennsylviana
ahha .. well its my Kam rear bumper.. it never fell off,just ripped the clips off ...


im put all my stock bumper back on and my snow tires and all. . cuase its about winter time here. . soooo. . . ya ..


[Linked Image]


Work like you really dont need the money
Love like you have never been hurt before
Dance like no one is watching. . .

Re: ABS [Re: Mp3Supply] #315295 Nov 2, 6:55am Nov 2, 6:55am
Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 481
CT
jonnyess
Senior Member
2002 Toyota Celica
jonnyess

Senior Member
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 481
CT
Yeah...I think the bits of antler and hooves jammed into your grill and underbody might give the dealer a clue that there was impact with critter - NOT typically covered by warranty!!

Re: ABS [Re: jonnyess] #315296 Nov 2, 9:48am Nov 2, 9:48am
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,034
Pennsylviana
Mp3Supply OP
Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica
Mp3Supply OP

Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,034
Pennsylviana
thereis no sign that i ran over the dear .. it had no antler's .. luckely .. . my car went over it pretty smooth.. the abs light didn't come on till yesturday and i hit the thing friday night .. . . i dont see any blood either, im about to put my car back to winter mode so we'll see wha ti find, right. . .


[Linked Image]


Work like you really dont need the money
Love like you have never been hurt before
Dance like no one is watching. . .

Re: ABS [Re: Mp3Supply] #315297 Nov 2, 11:32am Nov 2, 11:32am
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,034
Pennsylviana
Mp3Supply OP
Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica
Mp3Supply OP

Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,034
Pennsylviana
just talk to my neighbor who works at a Audi/ww car dealer, and he said to get a OBDII ( and i know someone who has one) and find out if its the speed sensor in the ABS or some other sensor and what wheel its connected to and maybe see if its just a triped swtich. .. i dunno. .

worst comes to worst, i goto the dealer. .


[Linked Image]


Work like you really dont need the money
Love like you have never been hurt before
Dance like no one is watching. . .

Join the conversation - Register Now or Log In to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
Sancho
Sancho
2004 Toyota Celica GT
San Diego, CA

Posts: 1,003
Joined: June 2004
Thanks: Blue BatMobile for sponsorship, Isaac for installing strut bar, Easy_C for being a great friend, Sakara for entertainment, DaBigTickett for the laughs. Everyone at Ecelica! You guys rock!
Random: How many emo kids does it take to screw in a lightbulb?
None, they just sit in the dark and cry.
Show All Member Profiles 
Recent Topics
Apexi N1 Exhaust
by michael2111. 09/24/2017 8:58 PM
Gen 7, remove tailgate help.
by Seanseansean. 09/24/2017 12:53 AM
Need help with my Fuel system, exhaust, or ??
by JRob1010. 09/22/2017 4:05 PM
First Toyota, Celica gt-s
by MiataMan. 09/22/2017 6:58 AM
FS: 18 in rims Rays Wolf 77
by WAYNESKI777. 09/20/2017 10:02 AM
Need help wiring a splice in tail light converter.
by seefeldt321. 09/19/2017 3:26 PM
System 10 Speakers not working
by willlcurry. 09/18/2017 3:35 PM
how do u bleed clutch line
by scorpionafw. 09/12/2017 3:20 PM
Customize Your Toyota Celica Privacy Policy · About · Contact
Privacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2017
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20170920)