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it means you have your traction control turned off Enhanced Traction System

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Q: What does the ETS OFF light mean on a 97 Pontiac Sunfire?
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How do you turn on the ETS on a Pontiac Sunfire?

if it has ets its a thumb switch on the shifter if it is displayed on the cluster its off if not it's on or not equiped


How do I get the ETS light to turn off on a 1999 Pontiac Sunfire?

ETS is connected to your ABS. ETS is a traction control and is linked to your ABS so to get your ETS light off you'll probably have to fix your ABS to get the light off. On mine, fixing a broken wire on my ABS plug which runs into the hub fixed my problem.


Where is the ETS switch on a 1997 Pontaic Sunfire?

I have a 1998 Pontiac sunfire gt and it is on the side of the gear shifter (automatic) however, if it is standard then I am unsure.


1997 Pontiac sunfire 4 door and both the abs light and your emergency brake light suddenly came on as you shifted into reverse along with the check engine light what does this mean and is it bad?

I have the same problem with my sunfire. no big deal. All the ETS(electronic tracking system)does is tell you and your sensors on your tires how well your tired are griping to the pavement.


Should the ETS System on a 2001 Pontiac Sunfire be on or off?

If your ETS light is on you may want to take a look a your brakes. If your brakes are making a noise, then the sensor has tripped your ETS sensor. Your ETS light is just like the ABS in most vehicles, it means there is a brake problem. Usually it means it is time to change them. The ETS should be off unless there is an electrical problem in the switch (located on the autmatic shifter on some models), or some other electrical problem somewhere else that is causing it to read as off by the computer.


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98 Pontiac sunfire low track light comes on when moving slowly forward even when not slipping and once in a while the abs light and ets light will get stuck on until the car is restarted?

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ETS light comes on when the switch located on the side autmatic shifter is pushed 1999 Sunfire 2.2?

It is supposed to. ETS (Enhanced Traction System) is turned on and off with that switch. Leave it on. The system is on and working when the light is off.It is supposed to. ETS (Enhanced Traction System) is turned on and off with that switch. Leave it on. The system is on and working when the light is off.


What does the ETS light mean on a 97 cavalier?

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Where is the ets switch located?

the ets button should be locater right on the side of the shifter. i know for a fact on a 97 2.2L sunfire automatic tranny.


Why is ets and check engine light on on a 97 Pontiac sunfire convertable?

change the oxygen sensor and remove the positive battery terminal for two-three minutes to let the computer reset. This allows the computer to recalibrate for the new sensor. You might have to drive for a while for the "cycle" to complete. That's it.


My 1996 Pontiac sunfire low coolant light won't go off though the coolant is not low and every once and a while my check engine light come on and when that happens my ETS goes off what my problem?

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If your Pontiac grand am ETS Light and Check Engine light are on but the car runs fine how can you fix?

You need to start by having it checked for codes. Then you will know what to diagnose/fix.


Why would the Check engine light and no ets light turn on Pontiac grand am?

There are pages and pages of things that can cause a check engine light. You need to have it checked with a scantool. Then the code can be diagnosed and repaired.


What does ETS OFF Check Engine mean?

Check that your air sensor is plugged in/connected to where it should be - this is the most common reason for ETS light coming on


Why are Ets and engine light on in 98 Chevy cavalier?

Why are ets and engine light on in 98 Chevy cavalier


Why does the ets light stay on in car?

Probably because you have the ETS turned off.


Should you have your ETS light on while driving in winter?

Normally the (Electronic Traction Control) ETS light is on when the ETS is turned off. Make sure the ETS is on and not off when driving at all times winter or summer.


What does it mean when the ets off light and check engine light come on?

If these two lights come on together then the extra traction sensor is broken and needs to be replaced when the sensor is fixed the check engine light will go off and the ets light will work properly again.


The ETS light on your 96 sunfire wont turn off how do you fix this im not sure if the ETS is on or just the light?

If you have not turned the traction control off, then you should take it to the dealer so that they can diagnose the problem. This is not something that you can do without all of the special equipment needed to test the system. Also it will be cheaper than guessing and possibly replacing the wrong parts.


Why does the Ets off and abs light go on at the same time on your sunfire?

The ABS and ETS light are interconnected because they use the wheel speed sensors to calculate wheel slippage or wheel lock-up. If there is a faulty wheel speed sensor detected the computer will turn on the fault lights and disable the systems (will not work if the car goes into a skid, etc)


When should you use the ETS button on a 1998 Sunfire GT?

ETS is Enhanced Traction System is used to stop wheel slip thru reducing engine output. There is almost no instance where you would need to turn this off. Leave it alone and leave the ETS on.


What does the ETS off light mean on a 1997 Chevy Cavalier?

ETS stands for (Electronic Traction System) or as some call it Traction Control. Your Traction Control is simply turned off.


What does ETS mean on a 2002 Grand Am GT?

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