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02 mustang: 6 cyl -skid light appears and will not go faster than 50-60 mph

Recently got in an accident and ran over a spare tire with rim on the freeway going about 70mph. took my mustang to repair shop and got it back to find out that it would not go faster than 50-60 mph and the traction light goes on. any ideas as to what may be the problem? other than the sorry *** mechanic?

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    This is a sorry *** mechanic, not a real good idea to start or end a question that way. Did you have them check for damage to the wheel sensors for the ABS/Traction assist??


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A wheel sensor on the side that hit, has had a cable cut or is smashed

not a solution, a suggestion,
a broken or cut cable on the sensor would suggest to the computer that the wheel is locked, no movement, a skid

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