I HAVE A 1998 MUSTANG GT. I NEED TO REPLACE THE VEHICAL SPEED SENSOR

Asked by Jan 07, 2012 at 04:22 PM about the 1998 Ford Mustang GT Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

THE SPEED SENSOR FOR MY 98 IS SMALLER THAN THE ONE I REMOVED. THE PARTS HOUSE SAID THE ONE I HAVE IS FOR A 2002. (I HAVE A 5 SPEED TRANNY) THE SENSOR GOES ON THE TRANNY. IF I PUT THE ONE THAT IS THE SAME AS THE ONE I TOOK OUT WILL IT FIX MY SPEEDOMETER  AND MY TRIP METER. RIGHT NOW WHEN YOU ARE DRIVING IT PEGS OUT AT 150 MPH LOL

2 Answers

75

The speed sensor is a good starting point, but unless you have access to a ford scan tool you will not know for sure. But from the sounds of what you're describing it maybe be the instrument cluster itself. Hope this helps.

agreed with other poster,bad cluster,2 different size sensors,the smaller one wont work,get what size is in it,try it.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Ford Mustang Questions

Ford Mustang Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 4,050
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 1,230
#3 Bob Beaman
Bob Beaman
Reputation 1,100
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Camaro
282 Great Deals out of 38,299 listings starting at $1,250
Used Chevrolet Corvette
180 Great Deals out of 20,807 listings starting at $3,995
Used Ford Mustang SVT Cobra
5 Great Deals out of 275 listings starting at $5,900
Used Ford F-150
2,690 Great Deals out of 212,354 listings starting at $1,000
Used BMW 3 Series
1,372 Great Deals out of 37,826 listings starting at $1,500
Used Jeep Wrangler
392 Great Deals out of 19,081 listings starting at $3,000
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,290 Great Deals out of 155,163 listings starting at $1,395
Used Honda Civic
667 Great Deals out of 77,417 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda Accord
811 Great Deals out of 81,613 listings starting at $899

Used Cars For Sale

2014 Ford Mustang GT Convertible For Sale
62 listings starting at $21,062
2013 Ford Mustang GT Convertible For Sale
50 listings starting at $17,991