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Speedometer of 2003 dodge neon does not work and gas gauge is jumpy. replaced 2 input and output vss sensors and still won't work. no codes show on scanner

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Some of these have had problems with the dash assembly causing alot of problems with gauges and lights and speedometers.if there are no codes in the computer and weren`t any before you replaced the vss sensors then you spent money you didn`t need to.

Posted on Mar 18, 2011

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  • sharaewolfe Apr 13, 2011

    My car is doing the same exact thing, so the problems is in the dash? The wires or fuses? not sure what to do?

  • robert wales Apr 14, 2011

    the problem is usually the instrument cluster itself as it is an electronic/electrical sealed unit.you have two choices.replace the cluster or find a company that can check it out and repair the unit.the fuses are good or the other parts of the cluster would not be working.the wiring in the dash itself have very little problems so few i`ve not heard any.

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    Tyler Beaudry May 13, 2011

    My neon is doing the same thing the speedo is jump and the gas gauge acts up too, I was told to replace the VSS switches to fix, is there maybe a more detailed solution other than replace the whole gauge cluster? I also have been having difficulties with my transmission is that a completely separate issue?

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2005 dodge neon gas guage going crazy,speedometer dont work,transmission wont shift and chech engine light is on.its showing a p0700 code.

Posted on Apr 18, 2011

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    Joseph Sanders Sep 28, 2011

    i am having the same problem. did you find out what it is?

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