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What would cause the speedometer on a 97 Ford Taurus to stop working?

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Answered 2010-06-28 12:36:53

Speedometer cable broken, disconnected.... change your VSS (vehicle speed sensor)

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Before you even go that route check your fuses. I have had a 96 Taurus since 97. There's a fuse that controls the speedometer as well as the Power Steering and sometimes the radio. I found this out after installing an after market radio lol.

Those fuse charts are darned confusing! Try 12 and 24 as candidates to start with...

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