speedometer issue

Asked by May 05, 2015 at 02:53 PM about the 2000 Mercury Villager 4 Dr STD Passenger Van

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i replaced the vss sensor on my 2000 mercury villager the speedometer will only work
after i drive it for about 2 miles and then make a RIGHT turn when i shut it off for about 2
hours i have to repeat this procedure to get the speedometer and odometer to work

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These vans are notorious for bad motor mounts, could the engine be shifting around and affecting the wiring? I had new factory mounts installed in mine, and it's like a new van. I found them from a dealer online at half price.

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