Mechanics

VEHICLE SPEED SENSOR

1993 Geo Prizm

Electrical problem
1993 Geo Prizm 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 98000 miles

What are the step by step directions on replacing the vehicle speed sensor, located on the transmission.
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Aae2288
May 28, 2010.




Remove or Disconnect :
1.Negative (-) battery cable.
Vehicle Speed Sensor


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/12900_vss_29.jpg



2.Vehicle speed sensor (VSS) electrical connector from VSS.
3.One bolt and VSS from transaxle case.

Inspect
1.For VSS diagnosis procedures.
2.VSS 0-ring for cuts or damage. Replace as necessary.

Install or Connect:
Tool Required: J36850 Transjel Transmission Assembly Lubricant
**Apply J36850 to the VSS 0-ring.
1.VSS into transaxle case; secure with one bolt.
Tighten:
**Vehicle speed sensor (VSS) bolt to 6 Nm (53 lb.in.).
2.VSS electrical connector to VSS.
3.Negative (-) battery cable.
Tighten:
**Negative (-) battery cable-to-negative (-) battery terminal retainer to 15 Nm (11 lb.ft.).

http://www.2carpros.com/kpages/auto_repair_manuals_alldata.htm

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Rasmataz
May 28, 2010.


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