Question about 2004 Ford F150

2 Answers

Speedometer stopped working

My 2004 f150 speedometer now rests at the 120 mph.
When I come to a stop it moves to abouyt 70 mph.
Then as i drive it moves to 120 and dances.
What can i do to fix

Posted by on

  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2014

    You can be sitting idle and the speedometer might say 100 mph

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2014

    Speedometer stopped working

×

Ad

2 Answers

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Cheetah:

    An expert who has answered 20 or more questions within one hour.

  • Expert
  • 186 Answers

Replace speed sensor

Posted on Jul 10, 2008

Ad
  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 12 Answers

Some 2004 ford trucks have a problem with the wiring harness used for cruise control runs too close to the alternator causing EMI. At a stand still it will look as though you are going 30 mph. If your alt is putting out an exessive amount of current, this will cause the dash module to become overwhelmed with the EMI and eventually fail.

Posted on Jul 05, 2008

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya Mechanic can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Mechanic (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How to fix a speedometer cable


Well you know it does not have a speedo cable since you replaced the speed sensor in the transmission.
My guess would be a problem with the speedo or cluster.

Jan 09, 2013 | 2004 Oldsmobile Silhouette

1 Answer

Why does my 2004 grand cherokee speedometer suddenly rests at 10 mph instead of 0


Somehow the cable and assembly for the speedometer has become dis calibrated for lack of a better word, U might want to check if the meter has a calibration adjustment on it and if so resetting it for zero with a still vehicle.

Aug 26, 2017 | 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee

3 Answers

I looked down and the speedometer in my 05 Trailblazer said I was going 120 mph. When I stopped and put the car into park, the speedometer stuck at 70 mph. I need a simple, cost effective solution. Please...


This is a very common problem with Trailblazers and is caused by a fault speedometer stepper motor - the actual motor that makes your needle move around is wearing out.

You have two solutions, if your Trailblazer has 70k miles or less you can take it to your local Chevy dealer and they will replace it for you as part of a recall.

If you have over 70k miles visit my Trailblazer speedometer page here: http://drspeedometer.com/services-i-offer/trailblazer-speedometer-repair

I specialize in the repair of these units and offer free shipping and a great guarantee on my work.

Sep 15, 2010 | 2005 Chevrolet TrailBlazer

1 Answer

The speedometer stops working when driving what is the problem all the other gages work just when you drive it will just stop moving.


all chevy made in that year have a speedometer issue i have a 2004 chevy that has the same issue the only way to fix it is to replace the dash insturment panel some of them the speedometer goes and the rest of the gages work fine or try replace the speed sensor located at the front of the transmission on the bottom

Sep 13, 2009 | 2004 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

Not finding what you are looking for?
2004 Ford F150 Logo

975 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ford Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

77201 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22265 Answers

fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5579 Answers

Are you a Ford Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...