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Citroen C5 09 plate diesel manual; now ,900 miles. Alarming

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Citroen C5 09 plate diesel manual; now 69,900 miles. Alarming sudden sporadic ABS braking whilst driving. Example - today: normal driving for about an hour, then, moving off through gears/normal acceleration - into 2nd gear the abs activates itself forcing me to stop. This repeated throughout the day at irregular intervals, sometimes going into 3rd or 4th gear. Sometimes entirely normal.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 2 years ago.
Hello, welcome. My name is***** will do my very best to assist you with your question. I apologize if you have been waiting long for a response.
From what you are describing the issue that you are having is consistent with a failing speed sensor that results in the abs to be activated. The first step is to have the input and output speed sensors tested.
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 2 years ago.
Let me know if you need further assistance. Thank you.

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