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P0501 code on 2004 dodge ram, how to repiar - 2004 Dodge Ram 1500

Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 16-09-2019

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Causes\015\012A P0501 DTC trouble code may be caused by one or more of the following:
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  • The Vehicle Speed Sensor (VSS) is not reading (functioning) properly
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  • There is a broken/frayed wire leading to the vehicle speed sensor
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  • The vehicle's PCM is not correctly configured for the actual tire size on \015\012 the vehicle
\015\012Possible Solutions\015\012The simplest thing to do is to reset the code and see if it comes back.
\015\012Next, check all wiring and connectors that lead to the speed sensor. The location \015\012 of the sensor depends on your vehicle. The sensor could be on the rear axle, \015\012 transmission, or perhaps the wheel hub (brake) assembly.
\015\012If the wiring and connectors are OK, then check the voltage at the speed sensor. \015\012 Again, the exact procedure wil depend on your make and model of vehicle.
\015\012If everything looks OK, replace the sensor.
\015\012Further Reading\015\012Vehicle \015\012 Speed Sensor (VSS) Description and Operati
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