Asked by: Holley Yandarbiev
asked in category: General Last Updated: 30th June, 2020

How do you replace a rear ABS speed sensor?

How to Replace an ABS Wheel Speed Sensor
  1. Open the hood and loosen the retaining nut on the cable clamp connected to the negative battery terminal.
  2. Turn the wheel lug nuts counterclockwise with a tire wrench 1/4 turn.
  3. Raise the vehicle onto jack stands.
  4. Finish removing the wheel lug nuts and pull the wheel off the wheel hub assembly.

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Moreover, how hard is it to replace an ABS sensor?

These sensors are not too difficult to replace and will take you about an hour and the part will cost between $35 and $210 depending on the sensor. To find the sensor you will need check on Amazon or visit the car dealer or local parts store.

Similarly, how much does it cost to replace a speed sensor? The average cost for a wheel speed sensor replacement is between $200 and $298. Labor costs are estimated between $63 and $80 while parts are priced between $137 and $218. Estimate does not include taxes and fees.

Also Know, how do you fix a wheel speed sensor?

With the sensor clean, you can begin replacing the ABS sensor to complete the ABS brake repair. Start by screwing in and tightening the bolts on the brake line. Ensure that the sensor is seated properly, then hand tighten the bolts on the knuckle of the suspension. Tighten down fully with the ratchet.

Where is a wheel speed sensor located?

A wheel speed sensor, also called an "ABS sensor," is part of the Anti-lock Brake System (ABS). It is located on the tires (near the brake rotors for the front tires and in the rear end housing for the rear tires).

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