AutoCodes - Scion - P0500 2006 SCION XB

P0500 2006 SCION XB Code - Vehicle Speed Sensor 'A'

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3
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|P0500 2006 SCION XB code possible causes

  • Faulty Vehicle Speed Sensor
  • Vehicle speed sensor harness or connectors is open or shorted
  • Combination meter
  • Vehicle speed sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Engine Control Module (ECM)

|How do I fix the P0500 2006 SCION XB 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 connector's pins.

|P0500 2006 SCION XB code tech notes

Replaced the speed sensor on top transmission.

|Cost of diagnosing the P0500 2006 SCION XB code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P0500 2006 SCION XB code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

|When is the P0500 2006 SCION XB code detected?

The almost 0 km/h (0 MPH) signal from vehicle speed sensor is sent to ECM even when vehicle is being driven.

|What are P0500 2006 SCION XB code possible symptoms?

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
  • Speedometer may not work properly
  • Transmission shifting problem

|P0500 2006 SCION XB code description

Vehicles, which are equipped with ABS (Anti-lock Brake System), detect the vehicle speed using the skid control ECU and wheel speed sensor. The wheel speed sensor monitors the wheel rotation speed and sends a signal to the skid control ECU. The skid control ECU converts the wheel speed signal into a 4- pulse signal and transmits it to the ECM via the combination meter. The ECM determines the vehicle speed based on the frequency of the pulse signal.
OBDII Code P0500 2006 Scion Xb - Vehicle Speed Sensor 'A' - AutoCodes.com

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