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P0500 Diagnostic Trouble Code Discussion for May 2010

Vehicle Speed Sensor Circuit Malfunction


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Trouble Ticket Help Requests for DTC P0500
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2003 Ford Explorer Sport XLS 4.0L No Start VIN: 1FMZU70E93
P0500: Vehicle Speed Sensor Circuit Malfunction. We have had this truck towed back several times for a no start. Everytime we start our diag the darn thing starts right up and runs fine. We have drivin this thing several hunderd miles trying everything we can think of to get it to fail with no luck. Tested f...
May 06, 2010
2001 Subaru Outback 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S3BH66501
P0500: Vehicle Speed Sensor Circuit Malfunction. Car was originally brought in with a over charging condition that was over 15 Volts (Bosch alternator). The alternator was getting very Hot. I changed the alternator with a aftermarket one and then the car was charging 13.2V. I then replaced the battery. It br...
May 10, 2010
2003 Lexus RX300 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JTJHF10U33
P0500: Vehicle Speed Sensor Circuit Malfunction. ... two weeks ago with a p0500 in the computer.. after basic testing you can clear the code and once the vehicle has reached 10 mph the code comes back immediately.i noticed that the speedo does not work until the ses light comes on and the code has returned a...
May 24, 2010
2003 Ford Explorer Sport XLS 4.0L No Start VIN: 1FMZU70E93
P0500: Vehicle Speed Sensor Circuit Malfunction. We have had this truck towed back several times for a no start. Everytime we start our diag the darn thing starts right up and runs fine. We have drivin this thing several hunderd miles trying everything we can think of to get it to fail with no luck. Tested f...
May 06, 2010
2001 Subaru Outback 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S3BH66501
P0500: Vehicle Speed Sensor Circuit Malfunction. Car was originally brought in with a over charging condition that was over 15 Volts (Bosch alternator). The alternator was getting very Hot. I changed the alternator with a aftermarket one and then the car was charging 13.2V. I then replaced the battery. It br...
May 10, 2010
2003 Lexus RX300 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JTJHF10U33
P0500: Vehicle Speed Sensor Circuit Malfunction. ... two weeks ago with a p0500 in the computer.. after basic testing you can clear the code and once the vehicle has reached 10 mph the code comes back immediately.i noticed that the speedo does not work until the ses light comes on and the code has returned a...
May 24, 2010