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Transmission lost reverse

My speedometer went out a cpl weeks prior and then I suddenly lost reverse in my 2001 Cherokee (4x4 5.4L) I recieved a code 500 which is a Vehicle Speed Sensor malfunction. I replaced the sensor... still no reverse... still no speedometer &(yes i checked the fuses). Is this one problem? Will it require a rebuild?.... and I also noticed another sensor on the side of the trans, it didnt look good :( BUT I cant find a name or # for it. "LIL" Help? lol

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Speed Sensors, I think their are a few

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