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I recently took my ford 2000 econoline 450 in to get an abs sensor replaced, afterwards the speedometer did not work, could the two be related, is there a sensor that control the speedometer, if so where is it?

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There is a sensor located on top of the rear axle.If it is unplugged it could cause your concern,but the abs lamp would also be on.

Posted on Oct 06, 2009

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The sensor the ford expert described that is on the rear axle, sends a signal to the PSOM in the back of the cluster. The psom takes the signal from that rear sensor and converts it to a speed readout, and also controls the shift points on the transmission.

There could be some gunk in your rear end interfering with that sensor- inside the rear end is an exciter ring that rotates with the axle and sends the speed signal to the sensor.

Posted on Oct 26, 2009

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