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jeeped 03-05-2010 12:08 PM

ESP Problem
 
I have a 2005 GC Lmited and the ESP activates just driving along . It cuts the throttle out and I have to pull over , shut it off and restart it. It may go a couple of days or a couple of miles before it happens again. Any ideas? Thanks

Scottina06 03-05-2010 12:15 PM

Re: ESP Problem
 
have you pulled any codes? Sounds like a wheels speed sensor went bad.....but cant be for sure till you pull the codes. You can do the key dance... on off on off on off very quickly or have them pulled at a local auto parts store like adavance auto

jeeped 03-05-2010 12:17 PM

Re: ESP Problem
 
No- There are no code

brent 03-05-2010 01:48 PM

Re: ESP Problem
 
http://www.wkjeeps.com/tsb/tsb_wk_1801409a.pdf

Could it be this TSB?

Rich 03-05-2010 02:00 PM

Re: ESP Problem
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by brent (Post 164175)

I think I have this problem, I was gonna ask it anyone gets the esp light taking bumpy corners.

Thanks,

jeeped 03-05-2010 03:17 PM

Re: ESP Problem
 
The light that came on today when the throttle cut out was the ETC light. I wonder if that could be my problem and not the esp?

Escape 03-05-2010 03:31 PM

Re: ESP Problem
 
Jeeped,

Is there also a flashing red lightning bolt on the upper left gauge cluster? If so that's limp mode.

jeeped 03-05-2010 03:38 PM

Re: ESP Problem
 
Yes- But if you stop , shut off ignition and then restart it will operate properly for a while and then act up again

Scottina06 03-05-2010 03:51 PM

Re: ESP Problem
 
if you have warranty...take it straight to a dealer...but it sound like a wheel speed sensor

jeeped 03-05-2010 04:00 PM

Re: ESP Problem
 
I do not think that electronic throttle control and wheel speed sensors are related

Scottina06 03-05-2010 04:05 PM

Re: ESP Problem
 
sorry....I didnt se anything referring to etc....you said the esp light came on

jeeped 03-05-2010 04:09 PM

Re: ESP Problem
 
Yes- But the first light to come on is the ETC light- then the esp disabled light


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