About Yaw Rate Sensor Replacement
What do the Yaw Rate Sensors do? Yaw Rate Sensors are tied into the traction control system. It measures how far your vehicle is tilting in a turn. Information from the Yaw Rate Sensor is delivered to the caräóťs computer. If too much yaw is detected, the computer can automatically adjust to correct the problem. How do you know you need your yaw rate sensors replaced? Stability Control System light is on Stability Control System light come on intermittently How are the yaw rate sensors replaced by a mobile mechanic? The center console lower panel is removed from the center of the dash. The defective Yaw Rate Sensor is removed from the center console location. The new Yaw Rate Sensor is installed into the centre console location. The center console panel is reinstalled into the center of the dash. The Yaw Rate Sensor is tested for proper operation and the vehicle is road tested for proper operation. How important is having your Yaw Rate Sensor replaced? It is important to have the Yaw Rate Sensor replaced if it is malfunctioning as it is a vital piece of safety equipment. It is important to have the problem diagnosed and repaired. A new Yaw Rate Sensor will also need to be calibrated after installation.