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Guide on how to replace the ABS wheel speed sensor on a Nissan Rogue Sport 2017+. This guide will help you replace the ABS speed sensor on any Nissan because the setup is the same for all Nissan vehicles including Altima, Sentra, Versa, Murano, etc.

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What you will need

Procedure

  1. Loosen the lug nuts on the wheel with the bad ABS sensor before raising the vehicle.
  2. Jack up the corresponding corner of the vehicle and support it with jack stands.
  3. Remove the lug nuts and take the wheel from the vehicle.Removing the front wheel of the vehicle.

     

  4. Remove the plastic shield inside the vehicle's fender liner by removing the six push clips around it. Use a fastener remover to pull out the push clips.The six push clips holding the plastic shield.

     

    Removing the plastic shield inside the vehicle's fender liner.
  5. Disconnect the electrical connector for the wheel speed sensor by pressing the clip and pulling the connector out.Disconnecting the electrical connector of the wheel speed sensor.

     

  6. Follow the cable for the wheel speed sensor and disconnect the cable from where it is attached.Pulling the cable out from the tabs.

     

  7. Remove the 10mm bolt on the sensor by turning it counterclockwise using a 10mm wrench. Then pull the sensor out of the vehicle to entirely remove the ABS wheel speed sensor. Removing the bolt on the sensor.

     

    Pulling the sensor out from the vehicle.
  8. Install the new wheel speed sensor and reinstall the 10mm bolt by turning it counterclockwise using the 10mm wrench.Installing the new wheel speed sensor of the Nissan Rogue.

     

    The bolt holding the sensor.
  9. Push the cable to the rubber grommets to secure the cable of the wheel speed sensor into position.
  10. Connect the electrical connector of the wheel speed sensor by pushing it into the connector. Installing the new wheel speed sensor of the Nissan Rogue Sport.

     

  11. Line up the plastic shield and reinstall its six push clips.
  12. Place the wheel back to the vehicle and reinstall its lug nuts by turning it clockwise using the lug wrench.
  13. Lower the vehicle and torque the lug nuts to specification. 

Cost to Replace a Nissan ABS Wheel Speed Sensor

At the mechanic or dealership, it costs between $350-$500 to replace the ABS wheel speed sensor on a Nissan vehicle. If you have a few basic tools such as a mechanic metric toolset, you can replace the ABS wheel speed sensor yourself for under $80.