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Old 07-25-2011, 10:23 PM
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Re: ESP Issue. Traction Control? Help?

I don't really see how towing could have any bearing on it, unless he was giving it a REALLY hard time, which I doubt.
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Old 07-25-2011, 11:41 PM
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Re: ESP Issue. Traction Control? Help?

My guess is that a trailer that is empty is going to weigh about 500-1000 pounds, maybe more. That would be the added weight onto the rear wheels and with an AWD system, I'm only guessing that the system added power to the front wheels more than normal. With the tire sizes, the system kind of freak out and overworked itself and breaking something along in the process. That is why I hinted towards him towing.

I told him to check to see if any of this fluids has a burning smell to it.
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Old 07-26-2011, 12:51 PM
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Re: ESP Issue. Traction Control? Help?

What he needs to do is take it to a shop that can pull the abs codes (or the dealer) suck it up, pay the fee to have the codes pulled or for full diagnostics. This could be SO many things, furthermore thinking about it, If it was drivetrain failure that was turning these lights on he would be getting a service 4wd system in the evic indicating worn clutches, or dead solenoids in the elsd's etc. He needs the code(s) to get pointed in the right direction... or does he not have the money to maintain his vehicle after buying 22" wheels
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You can tell 2005JGC that I have already checked for codes and that nothing has pulled up in the history. You can also tell him that no I am not broke, and that I can afford to have everything checked and that he should maybe stop assuming stuff first before getting smart. Also I'm curious marcus, would a 275/40/22 tire fit in the front? That would help even the tire situation out.
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Old 07-26-2011, 06:15 PM
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Re: ESP Issue. Traction Control? Help?

275/40/22 will have all sorts of scrub issues. Not MASSIVE, but it WILL touch.

they MIGHT just clear 'the bolt".
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Tell Marlin thank you. I will have to try to get something to work. I only had this sensor appear that one day. The last two days the sensor has not appeared. So maybe it was an issue with all the gravel driving, trailer hauling. My electronics on my jeep are absolutely terrible. Given me nothin but troubles, so this gives me another reason as to why I think its giving me an issue.
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Old 07-27-2011, 03:05 AM
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Re: ESP Issue. Traction Control? Help?

He is banned... advise is still being offered and he is still running his mouth...



My comment was not a personal attack, you can tell him I know he is hung like a giant, that is not the problem and he doesnt need to try to convince me any longer. I was poking a little fun and if his balls are so blue a joking comment in a post trying to provide help sets him off, his vacation from here is WELL deserved.

Who pulled codes? I ask because unless it was a big dollar scanner or a witech/starscan your attempt to pull codes did nothing but interrogate the pcm and NOTHING else, any codes would be in the abs module (likely). Furthermore if you had a starscan/witech or big dollar scanner your wheel speed sensors could be monitored while moving to see if one drops out.
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Old 07-27-2011, 12:44 PM
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Re: ESP Issue. Traction Control? Help?

05JGC, I just posted a similar issue in the WK forum that I'm having with my wife's 3.7L. Totally bone stock. Any suggestions? This thread isn't giving me much to go on other then a lesson on how to get banned.
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Well??? Update? ............. now you're back, for now
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Old 08-10-2011, 12:12 PM
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Re: ESP Issue. Traction Control? Help?

All Im saying is, Scott was wrong....the issue has been fixed, and I have yet to see any lights since.
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Re: ESP Issue. Traction Control? Help?

Can you tell us what resolved the issue please before you get the boot again?
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Can you tell us what resolved the issue please before you get the boot again?
LOL....yeah, I took it to the dealership, ended up finding a bad speed sensor. On a 2005, I wouldnt doubt they are shit by now. Next year I plan on replacing all the speed sensors as I assume there is more then one?

I also went and got a wheel alignment just in case,I figured it couldn't hurt.

I also corrected my tire size on my diablo, so as for now, my issues are gone.
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