P0500 OBD Trouble Code

5 results found

P0500 - Generic
Type Powertrain - Vehicle Speed, Idle Control, and Auxiliary Inputs - ISO/SAE Controlled
Description

Vehicle Speed Sensor "A"

P0500 - Chrysler
Type Powertrain - Vehicle Speed, Idle Control, and Auxiliary Inputs - ISO/SAE Controlled
Description

Vehicle Speed Sensor Circuit Conditions

Cause

Engine runtime over 31 seconds, ECT sensor over 120°F, gear selector not in P/N, engine speed over 1800 rpm, brakes not applied, MAP vacuum less than 11" Hg, then the PCM did not detect any VSS signals for 11 seconds

P0500 - Ford
Type Powertrain - Vehicle Speed, Idle Control, and Auxiliary Inputs - ISO/SAE Controlled
Description

Vehicle Speed Sensor Fault Conditions

Cause

Engine running, engine speed above the TCC stall speed, then the PCM detected a loss of the VSS signal over a period of time The PCM receives a VSS signal from the VSS, TCSS, ABS Module, GEM or CTM (central timer module)

P0500 - GM
Type Powertrain - Vehicle Speed, Idle Control, and Auxiliary Inputs - ISO/SAE Controlled
Description

Vehicle Speed Sensor Circuit Performance Conditions

Cause

Engine speed at 1400-4000 rpm, MAP sensor input less than 0.5v (23 kPa or 3 psi) for over 5 seconds, gear selector not in Park or Neutral on A/T models, then the PCM did not receive any VSS signals. The resistance of the VSS is 800-1600 ohms. iVote: The PCM will calculate the vehicle speed using engine speed and MAP sensor signals, but the speedometer will not work.

P0500 - Nissan
Type Powertrain - Vehicle Speed, Idle Control, and Auxiliary Inputs - ISO/SAE Controlled
Description

Vehicle speed sensor (VSS) - circuit malfunction

Cause

Wiring, VSS, ECM

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