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Old 02-20-2008, 02:56 AM
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so 2day i was driving and my mph meter started to bug out. it would drop 2 zero then it would jump up and down. any ideas wat do about it
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Old 02-20-2008, 01:27 PM
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sounds like your VSS (vehicle speed sensor) is taking a poop on you.
its under your intake, on top of the tranny, with 2 powersteering hoses going to it. make sure its secured in there firmly, and you can't pull it out with ease like mine did. also check the the connector on top of the VSS, make sure thats attached.

is it throwing a CEL?
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But you need that scoop on the hood. Is it true that they're big enough to fit your lunch box and all your camera gear in it?
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did ur car act wierd when it was doing it. mine did it a while back and it was from my ignition switch was corroded so i cleaned it and put it back on and it had been good
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whats a cel
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it's a check engine light or warning light on your dash. you can check the code it's throwing to figure out what it is.
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now all of a sudden my d4 light keeps blinkin. it happend b4 1 time but that was it. now it happens all the time.
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i have the same problem with my rpm meter it bugs out at times ill be driving and then drops to zero and then climbs back up it doesnt affect the driving or anything.
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can some 1 please post a pic of the vss. i really need to fix it also how do i stop the d4 from blinking. and another thing, so today i made a complete stop and the car was in 1st, i step on the gas it takes off slow i look at the gauges it says 3rd. please dont tell me my tranny is going. it happend once b4
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download the manual located in the FAQ's.

not only does it show you what it looks like, it explains how to remove it.
you can also trouble shoot your other problems with it.
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maybe you were trying to jump forward in time, did you check your flux capaciter? did the speedo ever hit 82mph?
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maybe you were trying to jump forward in time, did you check your flux capaciter? did the speedo ever hit 82mph?
I think you mean 88 MPH !!! YEs I am 100% Sure you mean 88 MPH, At 82 he will still be thinking of where oooops when he will be going,

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