Speedometer & transmission

Asked by Jun 10, 2016 at 08:59 AM about the 2009 Kia Spectra SX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My speedometer is not working and when put in
drive the transmission is stuck in 3rd. Is it a speed
sensor or could be could it be a fuse. It's a 2009
Kia Spectra

2 Answers

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Guessing it could be a VSS, I Would get the codes pulled, see if it shows a VSS code, there could be more than one problem here, never heard of a tranny stuck the 3rd due to a VSS.

It showed no power to the tranny, it ended up being a loose wire connection at the fuse box in the car.

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