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P0501 Diagnostic Trouble Code Discussion for February 2010

Vehicle Speed Sensor 1 Performance


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Trouble Ticket Help Requests for DTC P0501
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2002 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSH69MX2
P0501: Vehicle Speed Sensor G22 Implausible Signal. ... it will not rev over 4000 RPM, it acts like it has a governor on it, if you clear the fault code out it will run fine until the MIL comes back on after driving a short time, then it acts up again, this happens consistently so I am certain these problems ar...
February 09, 2010
2003 Volkswagen EuroVan MV 2.8L MIL Lamp on, Speedometer inop VIN: WV3AB47073
P0501: Vehicle Speed Sensor. ... because his check engine light is on. I went out and scanned it with my Nemisys (P0501). I told him that it related to the VSS. This is by the way a Rialta, seems to be the same as a EuroVan. I asked him if the speedometer worked, he said yes. He came back...
February 12, 2010
2002 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSH69MX2
P0501: Vehicle Speed Sensor G22 Implausible Signal. ... it will not rev over 4000 RPM, it acts like it has a governor on it, if you clear the fault code out it will run fine until the MIL comes back on after driving a short time, then it acts up again, this happens consistently so I am certain these problems ar...
February 09, 2010
2003 Volkswagen EuroVan MV 2.8L MIL Lamp on, Speedometer inop VIN: WV3AB47073
P0501: Vehicle Speed Sensor. ... because his check engine light is on. I went out and scanned it with my Nemisys (P0501). I told him that it related to the VSS. This is by the way a Rialta, seems to be the same as a EuroVan. I asked him if the speedometer worked, he said yes. He came back...
February 12, 2010