OBD-II Trouble Code: P0500 Vehicle Speed Sensor Malfunction

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What does that

Basically this means the vehicle’s speed as read by the Speed Sensor (VSS) is not properly.


Symptoms of a DTC may include:

loss of anti-lock

the anti-lock or brake warning on the dash may be lit

the speedometer or odometer may not properly (or at all)

your RPM limiter may be decreased

the shifting of an transmission may become erratic

other symptoms may also be


A code P0500 may that one or more of the following has

The Vehicle Speed Sensor is not reading (functioning) properly

is a broken/frayed wire leading to the speed sensor

The vehicle’s PCM is not configured for the actual tire on the vehicle

Possible Solutions

The thing to do is to reset the code and see if it back.

Next, check all and connectors that lead to the sensor. The location of the sensor on your vehicle. The sensor be on the rear axle, transmission, or the wheel hub (brake) assembly.

If the wiring and connectors are OK, then the voltage at the speed sensor. the exact procedure wil depend on make and model of vehicle.

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If looks OK, replace the sensor.


Other related VSS P0501 — P0502 P0503

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