The vehicle was not repaired. When I start my car my traction light comes on and stays on, then my power steering gets hard to turn. Last night I was turning right into a parking lot and my Service stabilitrak light, ABS off light, and traction control light came on and it felt like the ABS kicked in while applying brakes to slow down. Would not reset by turning on and off. are we actually here now? A few times when this has happened, I haven't been able to get it out of park. If a fluke in the TCS system triggered the warning light, it should turn stay off when you restart the engine. I took it for a drive, heard the noise for myself, and had the vehicle aligned at a local shop. Location Lexington, KY Car(s) '09 GTI Jun 28, 2011 #1 I got in my '09 GTI today to go somewhere...and noticed that I had both the power steering light (yellow) and the ESP light on...the ESP light was not flashing either, just on. Please help! Can I still drive with my power steering light on? Traction control and ABS often share the same control module and internal self-diagnostics system. I contacted the shop that did the alignment and they told me to bring it back over. 1 of 2 Go to page. It is an essential part of vehicle safety and enables you to maintain control when you drive. I know there are several threads on this topic but I think my problem may be slightly different. April 14, 2014. When the traction control system is working efficiently and you are retaining control the light won’t come on, however, if it does you know that there is something that needs fixing. What could this problem be?? 11 Posts . Start the car. It may be an ABS problem which automatically knocks out cruise, and traction control. It felt as if I was driving with the brakes on. Okay, that's fine. While driving today both the abs and traction control lights came on. If the stability control light is on constantly, it means the system is disabled, or it is not functioning properly. Next Last. they all share information with each other (tpm, traction, abs) have you vehicle scanned for any trouble codes. If the traction control light does come on, it will usually do so while you’re accelerating. However, if this is the case, then both the ABS and traction control lights will be on. Was Stuck In Snow For Half Hour, Once I Got Out My Steering Wheel Became Really Really Hard To Turn. Turn the car off and restart it the T/C light goes off and it shifts fine, so I assume it isn't a problem with the transmission itself. Electric Power Steering Systems: The warning light won’t come on for fluid levels as there is no fluid being used. Right.........spoon fed what they want you to believe directly from their website. See all problems of the 2012 Chevrolet Cruze . If the stability control light is on constantly, it means the system is disabled, or it is not functioning properly. But when the light turned green, I was not ready at all for the loss of power steering during a left turn. It felt like the brakes were pulsating when I pushed them. The steering torque sensor is the same part and was recalled because the electric power steering would go out as a result of the sensor problem. I was driving around today, and I lost ABS, power steering, TC, speed odometer and hill assist. Sometimes after the two lights appear then it says momentary ''ESC off'' then goes back to saying Service ESC. See all problems of the 2012 Chevrolet Cruze . If the power steering system fails you will notice that the car is harder to manoeuvre and you should take extra care – it could be dangerous to drive at high motorway speeds without power steering assistance. You should definitely scan the car or take it in if it's covered. ... Abs,traction control,air bag,power steering and park brake lights all came on. I know there are several threads on this topic but i think a... 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