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JustKim

JustKim 6/7/2018

2008 Mercury Milan Premier 6 Cyl 3.00L

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2008 Mercury Milan Premier ABS Traction Control Battery Poor Accerleration Wheel Speed Sensor/Bearings


Mother's Day weekend, cleaning my car the battery went dead. Charged then started with no problem. (at this point did not know needed to relearn strategies). Next day after driving 60 miles the brakes started to shudder and then ABS/traction control light came on. C1236 code - had rear left wheel speed sensor replaced (come to find out installer didn't test removed sensor until after installed new - removed was still ok). Codes cleared. Drove still C1236 error with brake shuddering, some hesitation from stop, followed by ABS/traction control light coming on. They looked at wheel bearings found front right had some give and suggested replacing - did. Still no change. Took to brake/tire shop - they said everything looked fine and was puzzled by cars reaction -- told to drive the hell out of it until it failed. Next day drove 7 miles, extreme hesitation when accelerating from stop and wouldn't come out of it - engine ended up dying and wouldn't turn over. Towed to shop. Suggested replaci

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Jimm

Jimm 6/7/2018

Okay, is there any question in this detail?

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JustKim 6/8/2018

Sorry incomplete post Mother's Day weekend, cleaning my car the battery went dead. Charged then started with no problem. (at this point did not know needed to relearn strategies). Next day after driving 60 miles the brakes started to shudder and then ABS/traction control light came on. C1236 code - had rear left wheel speed sensor replaced (come to find out installer didn't test removed sensor until after installed new - removed was still ok). Codes cleared. Drove still C1236 error with brake shuddering, some hesitation from stop, followed by ABS/traction control light coming on. They looked at wheel bearings found front right had some give and suggested replacing - did. Still no change. Took to brake/tire shop - they said everything looked fine and was puzzled by cars reaction -- told to drive the hell out of it until it failed. Next day drove 7 miles, extreme hesitation when accelerating from stop and wouldn't come out of it - engine ended up dying and wouldn't turn over. Towed to sh

JustKim

JustKim 6/8/2018

Disregard new to forum - posted incorrectly - you have already responded on another.

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