Engine-Codes - Ford - P1500 2001 FORD F150

P1500 2001 FORD F150 - Vehicle Speed Sensor

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P1500 2001 FORD F150 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Vehicle Speed Sensor
  • Vehicle Speed Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Vehicle Speed Sensor poor electrical connection
  • Damaged Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

How is the P1500 2001 FORD F150 code repair?

Start by checking the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

What is the cost to diagnose the P1500 2001 FORD F150 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1500 2001 FORD F150 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.
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When is the code detected?

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) detected an intermittent condition from the Vehicle Speed Sensor (VSS)

Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

P1500 2001 FORD F150 Meaning

The P1500 code Indicates the Vehicle Speed Sensor (VSS) input signal was intermittent. This P1500 code is set when a VSS concern interferes with other On-Board diagnostics (OBD) tests, such as the catalyst efficiency monitor, the EVAP monitor or the HO2S monitor.

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