OBDII Code List

P1500 MERCURY - Vehicle Speed Sensor

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What does this mean?

P1500 MERCURY 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)

First diagnose P1500 MERCURY code

    Check 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 terminals.

Cost of diagnosing the P1500 MERCURY code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P1500 MERCURY 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.

When is the P1500 MERCURY code detected?

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

P1500 MERCURY Possible Symptoms

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

P1500 MERCURY 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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