A defective vehicle speed sensor can cause problems with the cruise control and speedometer operation, as well as erratic shifting. The connectors on the sensors are also susceptible to corrosion, which will create similar symptoms. Any of these problems can cause Check Engine Light illumination.
Check Engine Light and Speedometer/Cruise Control Inop on Chrysler Sebring
Average mileage: 135,185 (59,500–241,000)
14 people reported this problem
Our car jerks after coming to a stop in addition to the check engine light being on. The problem was intermitent at first, but now the car will not shift either.
cheack ingine light read speed sensor I replaced it and itSstill not fixed
1999 Chrysler Sebring 139,426 mi, Visitor
Speedometer isn't working and check engine light is on and car doesn't seem to be shifting
2004 Chrysler Sebring 241,000 mi, Visitor
all cluster lights for a while car is running later none of the gages work
2004 Chrysler Sebring 110,000 mi, Visitor
mph and rpm jump around while car in park