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NO SPEEDO i HAVE POWER TO THE VSS. UPON TEST DRIVE I ALSO FOUND NO CRUISE CONTROL. IS THERE A WAY TO TEST THE VSS. IS THIS MY PROBABLE PROBLEM?

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My engine light is on, my speedometer sometimes works and sometimes doesn't register, some times it bounces back and forth.


code p 500 refers to vehicle speed sensor (VSS) --circuit malfunction====causes ---wiring---VSS sensor---ECM
the engine light reports serious faults with both the engine and the transmission
I would go to an accredited auto transmission shop and have the VSS replaced or checked
The VSS drives the speedo, cruise control,gear changes ( reports to the transmission control module (TCM)

Aug 30, 2015 | 2004 Kia Sedona

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I have a vs ute hsv v8 auto The digital speedometer and speed alert and cruise control are not working there is power to speed alert and cruise control but cruise doesn't engage or hold at all.


run the fault codes and look for a faulty VSS sensor as it works the speedo and gives information to the cruise control as to road speed to keep the vehivlr at the set speed

Aug 17, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

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Why doesn't the cruise control work?


run the fault codes
cruise control needs the following to work together as one or more will stop it from working.
VSS sensor, (road speed /speedo)
engine rpms/tacho
brake switch sensor/
clutch switch sensor
cruise control switch

Jun 06, 2015 | 2005 SsangYong Rexton RX

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Does my 1996 honda accord have a vehicle speed sensor


most old cars have a speedo cable.
is the odometer dead too. (we need that answer now)

there are 3 class evolutionary systems.
cable
electric sender to cluster
and sender to PCM and PCM drives cluster.
but honda does this on diffr, dates than most cars. (i learned)

so lets do that. we login to alldata.com and look , so can you at any time,
once a month i do random cars.
what engine, sometimes this varies by engine, and trans.
neither stated so Ill toss coin each time.
a/t trans.
1996
has electronic (hall) speed sensor VSS and runs
engine, cruise. odometer and cluster.

the 96 has no speedo cable, and works in modern mode, very advance for this time
also any scan tool on earth fits the PCM scan port
and if VSS is dead, it tells you that with a DTC , vss dead.
saving all that work wondering why it dont work.
see/?
PCM must see it work
and cluster
and cruise
if only cluster fails, and both speedo and odometer then its bad.
if only speedo fails but not odometer , then speedo meter is bad.
its that easy.

Mar 25, 2015 | Honda Cars & Trucks

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In neutral, speedometer gauge is bouncing, same as when driving on cruise. It is cutting off and coming back, and looks like trans. Is heating.


run the fault codes but it may be a VSS sensor failing
the speedo reading and cruise control all rely on a VSS signal.

Mar 13, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

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Speedometer quick qorking 2004 usuzu rodeo 3.5


did you connect any OBD2 scan tool and look.
the PCM will tell you if the VSS is dead. flat out tell you.
why no scan the PCM and not work blind./??
the tool is cheap to buy, rent or loan. (or any mech will just do it for free as good will. (no dealers here).

ok, Rodeo, 3.5 2004
3.5L is wrong, dead wrong, 3.2 is my guess.
see here, see country and engines, neither i can guess.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isuzu_Wizard
which engine ReALLY ?
Not the Rodeo SPORT , answers below are 3.2L non sport.

Speedo dead. what about Odometer.?????
is replace sensor a statement or a question?
replaced with a "d"
my guess it was a question. and guess.
step 1 and 2 all electrical problems.
1: test the fuses, related. Fuse #11?
2: battery fully charged, at 12.6vdc, not 10v, at 10 electronincs dont work right. fix battery. or charge system.

now how does the 04 work.?
the VSS sensor feed data to many things.
PCM (for fueling data)
Speedometer
Odometer
ABS
supension control unit.
cruise control
etc.

if the odometer works its not the VSS.
see?
the cluster is 100% electronic, ....

VSS is input to Speedo and the odometer is electronic inside
same, so if VSS is bad, both die.
fact.
if only the speedo is bad, then it is bad.

scan the PCM and not guess.
the PCM reports a bad VSS, with 100% assurance.

May 25, 2014 | 2004 Isuzu Rodeo

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1994 gmc speedo not working


Go for a test drive and see if your cruise control works . If it doesn't , you might have a bad vehicle speed sensor or VSS, as it is called . Also , if it is that , the computer will have stored a code indicating such . Have someone scan your vehicle with a OBD 2 scanner to see if this is the case . If so , replace the VSS.

Oct 06, 2010 | GMC C1500 Cars & Trucks

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No overdrive or speedo


Gearbox speed sensor unit has failed .

Aug 23, 2009 | 1993 Isuzu Trooper

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Broken speedometer on 1997 ford explorer


does your cruise control work? If not, check the wiring from the VSS to the speedo cluster. Check VSS connector closely for pin pudhout or corrosion

Sometimes, the VSS siganl is converted by the instrument cluster and sent to the PCM and speedo.

Check engine light on?


Speedometer
The electronic speedometer (17255) receives a speed signal from the vehicle speed sensor (VSS) (9E731). This sensor is also used to sense vehicle speed for the engine management system and to regulate the cruise control when equipped.
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Vehicle Speed Sensor The Vehicle Speed Sensor (VSS) (Figure 53) is a variable reluctance or Hall-effect type sensor that generates a waveform with a frequency that is proportional to the speed of the vehicle. If the vehicle is moving at a relatively low velocity, the sensor produces a signal with a low frequency. As the vehicle velocity increases, the sensor generates a signal with a higher frequency. The PCM uses the frequency signal generated by the VSS (and other inputs) to control such parameters as fuel injection, ignition control, transmission/transaxle shift scheduling and torque converter clutch scheduling.

May 12, 2009 | 1997 Ford Escort

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