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Old 26 Oct 2011, 02:16 pm
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Default my speedometer stopped working on my 2000 honda accord lx 5-speed?

my speedometer stopped working on my 2000 honda accord lx 5-speed?
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Old 26 Oct 2011, 02:31 pm
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Get a new one
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Old 26 Oct 2011, 02:46 pm
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the speed sending unit is either bad or wet they run around 140$ so id try to take it out and dry it off
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Old 26 Oct 2011, 03:01 pm
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typically the cause is a vehicle speed sensor (VSS) on the transmission. The VSS is a pulse generating sensor that uses a magnet to 'read' the speed of the output shaft on the transmission and send that information to the speedometer. Chances are that the sensor or the connection on the sensor is bad.































the sensor is relatively easy to replace. it is mounted on top of the transmission housing and is only held in by two cap bolts. just undo the connector and take the old sensor off then put in the new sensor.































you should be able to find a replacement in a scrapyard if you don't want to pay the price of a new one. they are pretty much all the same.































hope that helps
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