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Where is speed sensor

Where is the speed sensor on a 1998 ford taurs theres more then one trans that they put in them right

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  • bigkfirebrid Jan 10, 2009

    yes but it is not there theres not hale there either i have a AXODE trans and its got to be some where else

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The speed sensor is on the passenger side top of the transmission.remove the passenger side tire and then remove the passenger side motor mount. It's right on top of the transmission and the 10mm bolt is on the drivers side...so it is a little tricky to get to! You take the bolt out and pull the old one out...and put the new one in and reverse the process! it's time consuming but...thats the easiest way I could find to do it! Hope this helps anyone else that has to replace this! Remember that there is one nut (10mm) that needs to be removed before the sensor will pull out. The sensor might (should) have a silver heatshield around it, so it might blend in with the surroundings.

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