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P0500 Diagnostic Trouble Code Discussion for February 2006

Vehicle Speed Sensor Circuit Malfunction


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Trouble Ticket Help Requests for DTC P0500
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1998 Ford Windstar GL 3.8L MIL Lamp on, p0500 VIN: 2FMDA5141W
P0500: vss speedo jumps eratic. ... one. (I thought so).What I have is a code p0500 vechicle speed sensor. Anyway went to local parts store bought sensor,(one end looks like end of speedo cable, other end two wire connector(blue). CANT find it. Went to tranny shop they said located drivers s...
February 18, 2006
1999 Cadillac Catera 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: W06VR52RXX
P0500: Vehicle Speed Sensor Performance. VEHICLE CAME IN WITH THE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT, ABS, & TRACTION CONTROL LIGHT ON. THE SPEEDOMETER ALSO DOES NOT FUNCTION. WE COULD NOT RETRIEVE TRACTION CONTROL OR ABS CODES, BUT THE FOLLOWING CODES WERE RETREIVED FROM ECM, U2108-CAN BUS ERROR ABS, P1700-TRAN...
February 24, 2006
2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 8.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1B7KF23W91
P0500: Vehicle Speed Sensor Signal Circuit Malfunction. This truck runs like the EGR valve is stuck open, only problem is it don't have a egr valve. I don't see many v-10 so this is a weird duck to me!!! It has no down strean o2s, & a smog pump? It idles like it has a vac. leak,checked it with smoke & no le...
February 28, 2006
1998 Ford Windstar GL 3.8L MIL Lamp on, p0500 VIN: 2FMDA5141W
P0500: vss speedo jumps eratic. ... one. (I thought so).What I have is a code p0500 vechicle speed sensor. Anyway went to local parts store bought sensor,(one end looks like end of speedo cable, other end two wire connector(blue). CANT find it. Went to tranny shop they said located drivers s...
February 18, 2006
1999 Cadillac Catera 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: W06VR52RXX
P0500: Vehicle Speed Sensor Performance. VEHICLE CAME IN WITH THE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT, ABS, & TRACTION CONTROL LIGHT ON. THE SPEEDOMETER ALSO DOES NOT FUNCTION. WE COULD NOT RETRIEVE TRACTION CONTROL OR ABS CODES, BUT THE FOLLOWING CODES WERE RETREIVED FROM ECM, U2108-CAN BUS ERROR ABS, P1700-TRAN...
February 24, 2006
2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 8.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1B7KF23W91
P0500: Vehicle Speed Sensor Signal Circuit Malfunction. This truck runs like the EGR valve is stuck open, only problem is it don't have a egr valve. I don't see many v-10 so this is a weird duck to me!!! It has no down strean o2s, & a smog pump? It idles like it has a vac. leak,checked it with smoke & no le...
February 28, 2006