Results 1 to 5 of 5

Thread: had a small crash and my traction control light is stuck on? any idea?

  
  1. #1
    Status
    Offline
    james turbo's Avatar
    AOC Newbie
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Posts
    15
    Mentioned in
    0 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)

    had a small crash and my traction control light is stuck on? any idea?

    hello. i was reversing and hit the side of my car on a small tree yes i know i should of seen it but i didnt

    ive dented the front wing, door and smashed my mirror and the steering wheel is slightly off.

    but the thing im worried about is my traction control has turned off and the light is stuck on? and how to get the steering wheel back to normal?

    any idea

    THANKS

  2. #2
    Status
    Offline
    SQ Man's Avatar
    AOC Obsessed
    Join Date
    Feb 2004
    Posts
    4,881
    Mentioned in
    0 Post(s)
    Quoted
    2 Post(s)
    Sounds like you might possibly have damaged the ABS sensor on your wheel hub.
    2003 Sapphire Black 3Dr DTi Astra
    Custom Irmscher kit, Interior Leather/Alcantara retrim & Alpine/Focal Install
    Install progress (----------)

  3. #3
    Status
    Offline
    afcbadam's Avatar
    AstraSport Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Posts
    2,573
    Mentioned in
    0 Post(s)
    Quoted
    1 Post(s)
    either the abs sensor or the tracking has been knocked out. my tracking was miles out after fitting my new suspension and i had the light on, had it laser allinged and all has been fine since. hth
    Astra T9 estate for sale, see my ebay link!

  4. #4
    Status
    Offline
    james turbo's Avatar
    AOC Newbie
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Posts
    15
    Mentioned in
    0 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)
    ok thanks. how much did it cost to have it laser allinged?

  5. #5
    Status
    Offline
    afcbadam's Avatar
    AstraSport Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Posts
    2,573
    Mentioned in
    0 Post(s)
    Quoted
    1 Post(s)
    £20 from my local garage.
    Astra T9 estate for sale, see my ebay link!

Similar Threads

  1. Traction control stuck on
    By craig_s in forum Turbo Petrol Engines inc. Transmissions
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 23-06-2012, 21:51
  2. traction control stuck on and engine management light
    By mib gsi turbo in forum Turbo Petrol Engines inc. Transmissions
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 09-04-2007, 00:04

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •