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Check engine light flashes 3 times and then flashes fast 3 times what does it mean

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If you counted the flashes as you are listing them then this would be a code 33, this code 33 is defined as vechile speed sensor, this is the speed sensor and is located on the transmission, checcck the connection to the sensor and if the connector and the connection is good then i would replace the sped sensor.

Posted on Mar 19, 2011

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    Johnny Brown Mar 19, 2011

    Im soory this car has two speed sensors, they are listed as speed sensor #1 which is located on the trany and then theres a speed sensor #2 this sensor is located on the back of the speedometer, you will need to remove the cluster and look on the back of the speedometer and check that connection . if all looks good then you will need to replace the sensor if it available sperate from the whole speedometer or replace the cluster with a used one, but the info i gave you before is wrong the sensor you need to look at is behind the cluster, there is another one as i lsted but the code you gave me if for this one, hope this is helpful,

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