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Dodge Avenger Check Engine Light Due to Speed Sensor Issue

Dodge Avenger Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000

Average Mileage: 113,422 mi (17,000 mi - 176,956 mi)


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.

  • Visitor, , 75,000 mi

    my 97 dodge avenger has problems shifting from 2nd to 3rd gear and the check engine light comes on and off. obd2 computer check say something about speed turbine sensor. if anyone has any thing to offer on how to solve this problem i am all ears

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  • Visitor, , 155,000 mi

    Speedometer, odometer, and trip meter don't work, but the remainder of the cluster does.

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  • Visitor, , 176,956 mi

    speedometer works part of the time.. Cruise doesnt worki, tranny has shifting problems...

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