Question about 2002 Jeep Liberty
Check engine light is on, no speed ohmmeter or odometer working. Took it to auto zone for diagnostic test....they are telling me speed sensor. Where is this located? By looking at the part it looks easy to replace. Help please.
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by porth21 - 2/1/09 7:35 AM In reply to: Jeep Liberty 2002 speedometer not working by Dannywon
I have a 2002 Jeep Liberty Limited with the same problem. The main problem I have found to be the routing of the speed sensor wires located on the rear difrential. They are 2 blue wires on my jeep and probably the same on yours. The problem is that they rub on the E-brake cable and once the wire is exposed they short and the speedometer and any other options running off they speed sensor quit working and that includes the tranny shift points and can cause the torque converter to not unlock and cause stalls. I am having the same problem for the third time and chrysler and jeep are both aware of the problem and unwilling to repair the problem or post a recall.
Posted on Apr 01, 2010
My spedometer stopped working also and the check engine light is on...Yes, it's the speed sensor...The speed sensor on a Jeep Liberty is located on the rear axel which is why it dies, because of where it's placed everytime you go over a bump, pot hole etc the sensor hits against each other...This should really be a recall on Jeeps end, for placement! Good luck to all of you with this problem! Before finding out what the probelm was (by a neighbor/mechanic) I brought the car to Chrysler and after sucking thousands from me...and not fixing the error, I fixed it in front of my house for the mer cost of the peice and a six pack for my neighbor!
Posted on Jun 26, 2009
Speed sensors are generally in one of two places, either on the back of the transmission, usually on the top side, or in the actual rear end. If the vehicle is a 4x4, it will be on the transfer case, generally on the back side near the top.
Posted on Aug 06, 2008
It's the speed sensor. This has happened on my '03 twice. It's one of 3 sensors located on top of the differential.
Posted on Oct 17, 2008
I have a Code on My 2002 Jeep Liberty P0500 Speed Sensor A.
Which is sensor is A?
Posted on Mar 26, 2016
HELPoolHall --With my jeep liberty I had the same problem with the interior lights speedometer and others. I took it to the shop and they had to replace the PCU primary computer unit. it was pretty expensive I hope you are under waranty
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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