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Old 05-29-2012, 06:47 PM
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Alright. Before I get yelled at for passing this..I have tried to search but I only have my phone right now and when I hit the search button and try to type it disappears. Anyways here's my problem:

So I had an over heating problem and fixed it by changing the fan..I started to change the thermostat and only removed two bolts and then replaced them without changing the thermostat. Now I started to drive a far distancE and my speedometer stopped worKing.it started to bounce then just stopped all together. I'm not sure if I unplugged something or what...I did search that it was the vss but I can't fine an image of the plug that runs through the top roughly around the area I was working.. Any help would be appreciated..
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Old 05-29-2012, 07:17 PM
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Re: help

there is a ground wire near/on the tstat housing. put it back/ check it
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there is a ground wire near/on the tstat housing. put it back/ check it
+1. Easily missed ground.
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**** I hope you guys are right...I'll check it out in the morning..what's it look like
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PRoblem Solved. Thank you.
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Problem not solved..I started to drive a far distance and now its not working and i'm throwing a cel..cane check it because i'm driving. The ground was already hooked up..if your talking about the one that looked like two grounds in one.i'm out of ideas..ask I did was shake a bunch of **** down there and it worked again..like I said this did not happen until I started to change the thermostat but did not take all the bolts out...I did replace the radiator fan also at the same time..hellllp..i'm driving right not..
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sounds to me like a short somewhere, I would go back and check all of the wires that you said you shook and look for loose connections or bare wires.
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I did and got nothing
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AutoZone told me vehicle speed sensor a
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Re: help

I had the same issue. My VSS would work from time to time for about a month, so I changed it out with another VSS that I had lying around, and the problem was fixed. It sucked, cause VTEC wouldn't even engage
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Yea no vtec is a nightmare.
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