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Where is the VSS on a 96 Sport model?

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Old 12-19-2008, 05:27 PM   #1
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Where is the VSS on a 96 Sport model?

Hi all, love the site lots of good info. My question is where is the vss located on this tcase or rear axel? ('96 x sport 4.0 b/w 4405 f57a-ca trac-loc rear end) thanks Jeff
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Old 12-19-2008, 07:20 PM   #2
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Old 12-19-2008, 09:23 PM   #3
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Old 12-19-2008, 09:26 PM   #4
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Welcome, should be in the Tcase. IIRC




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Old 12-20-2008, 02:35 AM   #5
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Should be in the TC up until 97. 98+ moved it to the rear axle to share duty with the ABS Sensor.
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Old 12-20-2008, 04:30 AM   #6
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cool thanks! Just to be sure this is back by the tail shaft correct? I have noticed a couple different sensors on it.I have only had this truck since mon. so its pretty new to me.has tcase problems.
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Old 12-20-2008, 09:45 AM   #7
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Yes, it is back near the tailshaft.
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Old 12-20-2008, 09:31 PM   #8
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Old 01-05-2009, 06:38 AM   #9
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Thanks all for the great info. You guys are like a chiltons manual on steroids!
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