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ABS light comes on and make noise

My car ABS runs thru clean upon initial starting of the car and only turns on when the car has been put into motion for little while longer, there is a vibration occuring near the wheel speed sensors that is tripping the ABS system up and a howling noise while driving down the road ( like the howl the tires on a truck would make , but more subdued) and the brake pedal becomes a little harder tp press, then it goes away when riving down the road. I have replaced the faulty ABS sensor and it still does that.

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Run diagnostic, check your wheel brg and rotor plate might hav cv grease on it also clean all sensors with brake cleaner

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SOURCE: Vibration/Rattling on right side during high speeds

I had a similar problem. The dealer change automatic transmission and differential, but the noise continu. After research on internet i think the problem is the front galiper who create a vibration on the disc wheel and the vibration frequence follow the front axle until interior car. Just press slowly the brake pedal and if the noise stop , that's it the cause i think. I dont change my galiper, but i have a new transmission . :)))

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Weel bearing worn.Change asap.Good luck hope that was helpfull.

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i have the . a similar problem. all of a sudden the abs lighted on my dashboard . and i hear noise coming from the back . and the engine power is low .. iam not an expert in this . but i thought i broke the axle or something . while i was walking less than 20 Kmph when the ABs checkout light flashed .. iam really upset i cant afford serious problems :)

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