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Where is the speedo sensor? - 2000 Ford Focus

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  • JRhea Nov 17, 2008

    I have a Diagnostic code of P0720 for the output speed sensor. The only sensor I can see on the transmission is on the bottom just above the shaft on the side where the exhaust pipe comes down. I saw it while changing the oil. I'm not totally sure if this is the output speed sensor but it is a logical location for it. I ordered a part from Auto Zone that came up as a vehicle speed sensor which I figured was another name for the same part but when I tried to install it, it did not fit and has a different connector.



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Yes it was the wrong part. I took it back and decided to order from a dealer which turned out to be cheaper. Who would have thought that the dealer would be cheaper. Car works fine now.

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Do you have the right part,speedo sensor on the dif casing picking up off a half shaft.possible you have been given the wrong part

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