C1042 - Right Front Tone Wheel Performance

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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C1042 Possible Causes

  • Dirty Right Front Tone Wheel
  • Dirty Right Front Wheel Speed Sensor (WSS)
  • Faulty Right Front Wheel Speed Sensor (WSS)
  • Right Front Wheel Speed Sensor (WSS) harness is open or shorted
  • Right Front Wheel Speed Sensor (WSS) circuit poor electrical connection
  • Damage Right Front Tone Wheel

First diagnose C1042 code

    Check the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

Cost of diagnosing the C1042 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the C1042 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary by location, your vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

C1042 Possible Symptoms

  • Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light ON
  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

C1042 Description

The Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Module monitors the Right Front Wheel Speed Sensor (WSS). The ABS Module sets the OBDII code when detects periodic drops of a Right Front WSS signal.
OBDII Code C1042 - Right Front Tone Wheel Performance - AutoCodes.com

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