Its a common issue with several models with an electronic speedometer Ive seen maximas and trucks and sentras do the same thing your describing . Nissan Forums 240sx / Silvia Maxima / I30 / I35 350Z / 370z Altima / Bluebird Sentra Versa GTR / Skyline Juke Leaf Cube Murano Quest Rogue Pathfinder Frontier / Xterra I would be out buying a VSS right now, but if my cruise control works, then my vss is fine? the car does not ever shift hard. http://camtronics.net/speedometer-not/1996-nissan-sentra-speedometer-not-working.html
Then, I simply replaced the four multi-connectors that send signals into the cluster and rested the cluster back into place. Or Login with Facebook Don't Have an account?Sign Up Today Cancel Search How-Tos Your Projects Forums search Hi Unregistered | Logout Connect with Facebook Login Sign Up Forum New Posts Today's Quote Postby rhillman75 » Thu Jul 22, 2010 9:14 pm Yeah I totally agree...but in hindsight...I can enjoy some cocktails on my couch now knowing that my f*cking speedometer works now I've also read that the wiring harness near the right strut tower is subject to failure over time. More Bonuses
That would be (4). Just found a fantastic link from an EGR thread -- it's the TSB in full that would apply to failure (4) listed above. When I get a chance, I'd like to check continuity between the speedo and the ECM...
I'll ask my mechanic again I also notice when i reset my trip meter, it would not start recording the mileage. Not too bad. If the speedo starts working again, you can reset the CC. __________________ Cleaning up the .org's grammar, one member at a time. 1999 SE, Pearl White/Black leather - Fully loaded with 2000 Nissan Frontier Speedometer Not Working Please help!!!To remove the instrument cluster from the vehicle, follow the steps in this thread.
the signal comes from the vehicle speed sensor and goes through the instrument cluster to the ECM. 2007 Nissan Altima Speedometer Not Working can someone shed some light on why the speedo starts to function under harder driving? That would've saved me a lot of time and some money. 07-16-2010, 02:45 PM #23 ptatohed Licensed to Spell iTrader: (12) '96 Max, '99 Max, S4 Join http://forums.nicoclub.com/speedometer-issues-solved-t501991.html Will address possibility of electrical issue later.
Auto Zone pulls codes for free. Nissan Pathfinder Speedometer Not Working About 6 months ago, I bought a new (used) VSS from fanaticrock, the "4th gen parts guy" for a good price. (I think he changed his name to Maxima_Joe?). User Name: Password Please enter a password for your user account. David Hey David Tthat does not change things…..actually reinforces my guesses.
It seems to work after it warms up a little, and stays working fine. I may be trying that soon if I have another issue so I can recoup at least some money back! Nissan Altima Speedometer Not Working It is tight! Nissan Frontier Speedometer Not Working you can order them with the current mileage you have on the odometer now Ask Your Own Nissan Question Customer: replied6 years ago.
I've never noticed my speedometer not working, but my cruise control goes in and out. this contact form Expert: Rick replied6 years ago. jencliff is offline Quote Quick Reply post #7 of 13 (permalink) Old 07-09-2008, 06:51 PM igbar Senior Moderator Shift_Obsessed Join Date: Jun 2006 Location: Seattle, WA Posts: 4,559 Edit. Nissan Xterra Speedometer Not Working
I've been dealing with this one for the last 4 years. Google search VB search Search Home Forums NissanForums.com New Members. David Hello David, I am not real sure if this vehicle is using a VSS, Vehicle Speed Sensor to get the data for the speedometer, or if it has an have a peek here Measure it with a micrometer; cut it with an ax. + Reply to Thread « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may
Replaced my vss twice, and was left with same frustrating results. 2006 Nissan Maxima Speedometer Not Working some ecus, from what i was told, regulate fuel/air mixture through vehicle speed. It was $310.31 from the dealer and $202.40 from Autozone.
The tips on how to do the install should be helpful. the transmission issues are because the transmission uses the speed sensor as a main input to tell it when to shift and if it goes , it can shift funny ... I do have some experence in changing out the dashboard cluster, so i'm good with the labor. Nissan Speedometer Not Working Top rhillman75 Posts: 20 Joined: Sun Feb 28, 2010 4:16 pm Car: 1997 Infiniti QX4 Re: Speedometer issues SOLVED!
I'll go to the dealership to get the part and have my mechanic change it out again. I would tell you, but you're asking about an altima on a sentra thread, and it's likely different for you. 1997 Sentra GXE, GA16DE, M/T Jdoggsc is offline Quote Quick Its the crankshaft position sensor. Check This Out smj999smj is offline Quote Quick Reply post #11 of 43 Old Aug 20th, 2012, 09:55 AM Treads NissanForums Newbie Joined: Sep 2008 Location: Algonquin, Il Posts: 5 The problem
Speedo receives vss signal, buffers and passes on to ecu. Quote Postby Chuck Tribolet » Mon Nov 29, 2010 5:08 pm p.vella2 wrote:Why would the tach work and not the speedodometr if it wasn't a wheel sensor?Tach counts spark pulses. Alejandro Osorio 130,498 views 11:06 Nissan Maxima P0720 vehicle speed sensor - Duration: 6:21. You dont have to unplug the speed sensor to do a starter , but who knows ...
Problem solved (malfunctioning odo/speedo, CEL) For about 8 months now, I have been having problems with my VSS (Vehicle Speed Sensor). First, I slightly loosened and then re-tightened all af the screws. Ask a Mechanic for Answers ASAP Ask an Expert Car Questions Nissan Repair How JustAnswer Works: Ask an Expert Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with I don't see soldering on back except where there is no screws.
Resolder all four contacts, mine were all bad.