Check Engine Light and Speedometer/Cruise Control Inop on Chrysler Sebring

Problem Description and Possible Solution

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.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 136,275 (59,500–241,000)
9 model years affected: 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, more1999, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005
23 people reported this problem
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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.
Speedometer isn't working and check engine light is on and car doesn't seem to be shifting
cheack ingine light read speed sensor I replaced it and itSstill not fixed
mph and rpm jump around while car in park
all cluster lights for a while car is running later none of the gages work
When driving it bucks at 30mph then again at 70-75 it will not do 80 at all. I've replaced the o2 sensor air filter and ignition coil....replacing speed sensor today not sure whats causing it just got it smh
cruise control quit working