Also known as the turbine shaft speed sensor, the speed sensor in a transmission is a magnetic coil that provides a vehicle's control unit with the rotational speed of the torque converter or the input shaft. This inform... More »

To replace a transmission speed sensor, jack up the front of the vehicle, locate the speed sensor, remove the electrical plug, remove the speed sensor and replace with a new sensor. A faulty speed sensor causes the speed... More »

Transmission shift sensors are a piece in a car's engine that gauges the status of the transmission and relays this information to the transmission control module. Based on how the shift sensor outputs, the automatic tra... More »

A vehicle's speed sensor is a monitoring device that measures the output of a transmission or transaxle in terms of wheel speed. This information is used by the engine control module to adjust the automobile's performanc... More »

To adjust the steering box, secure the torque wrench on the end of the input shaft, and note how much drag you need to bring the input shaft into the necessary position. Use a hammer and a drift to fasten the lock ring l... More »

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The speed sensor of a vehicle is usually located on either the transmission case or the rear differential assembly of production vehicles. Check your vehicle’s service manual or spare parts catalogue before looking for i... More »

An automotive drive shaft is responsible for transferring the engine's rotational power, or torque, through the transmission across some distance to one of the car's axles, either from the front of the car to the rear or... More »