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What are the symptoms of a faulty speed sensor on 96 ford taurus

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First speed erratic; a simple scan of the OBD2 computer will output any issues you may be having. With that you can tell if it is the sensor, the ****** or something else. Without any further information it could be any number of things.

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Posted on Sep 19, 2012


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SOURCE: 1996 ford taurus odometer stopped working

the Speedo in your car is electronic, the problem is the tiny motor that moves the needle is most likely defective, there are no parts for the Speedo available to the consumer from Ford, you must remove the Speedo and have it repaired by a authorized Speedo repair shop. here is a link to a good one I know about.

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SOURCE: bad speed sensor need to be replace

just remove the 5/16 bolt and pull sensor of and reinstall new one,
bolt is kind of tie to get to but ones is out it will be simple

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SOURCE: 1996 ford taurus 3.0 ohv camshaft position sensor

Yes you do the fuel and ignition timing is controled by that sensor and if it set in there wrong the car will not run very well.They may give you a plastic tool to set the sensor in but every one that has been set in by that tool has been wrong.In order to get that sensor put in correct you need get the tool that you can rent from most of your good auto parts stores.

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SOURCE: i cannot find the transmission speed

your looking for the turbine speed sensor a.k.a transmission speed sensor and not the vechile spees sensor correct? they are two different sensors! the transmission speed sensor is on the side of the transmission facing the side of the car around 11 o'clock in relation to the output shaft witch is where the cv axle goes in! if it is the vechile speed sensonr then it is on top of the transmission tail house for the other output shaft and the other cv goes too. if you follow the transmisssion dip stick down to the transmission it is in that area! good luck

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