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2014 Passion Coupe.

Hit a pothole about about 70MPH on an Interstate. BANG!

Pulled over, and noticed that both rear wheels were bent. Not a lot - no air lost, but noticeable. I banged them back in shape and continued on my way.

Thought everything was fine, but now, when I'm travelling about 70MPH AND TURNING, the EPS light will come on and stay on until I restart. Then it's fine until the next time.

No other lights. No other symptoms. And EPS works when it's supposed to (gravel, etc.)

No codes on scan.

Is this a bent rim problem, a reluctor problem, or something else? :shrug:

I'll take it to the dealer, but I hate those guys and don't trust them.

Thanks for any advice.
 

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If it hit hard enough to bend a rim (or two) it may have damaged more underneath. best take it in for inspection
 

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After THREE trips to the dealer, this is fixed. It was the steering angle sensor. They said that if it were a broken reluctor, both the ABS and the ESP lights would be one. Covered under warranty.

Of course, now there's a screw that keeps falling out of my steering wheel...
 

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Sad it took so many visits to fix, at their hourly rate. Maybe a 4th visit is in order, (of course on their dime).
 
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