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Vijay 12-31-2012 12:50 PM

Speedo drops to zero while driving
 
Hi everyone
New member just joined forum for the first time today while driving my focus (2001) zetec collection the speedo needle dropped to zero
odometer displayed ---- abs light came on
Any idea members what caused this

elsolo 12-31-2012 01:46 PM

transmission output speed sensor (OSS)

BC_ZX3 12-31-2012 03:32 PM

... or VSS (Vehicle Speed Sensor) on a manual gearbox. It's located on tthe diff. Check wiring as a first step.

Vijay 12-31-2012 04:19 PM

So OSS or VSS are the same

CBen 01-01-2013 01:47 PM

While they tell you the same thing, OSS and VSS are different. I have a similar problem where all guages go out intermittantly. My guess is a loose wire.


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