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Odomere is not workin

I just bought the car and i found out that the odometer is not working but following that it start work but in short time then it never work. so, can you tell me promlem, is it fixible or expensive? thank you.

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Chances are the little gears inside are stripped so you will have to replace it,however it is not real expensive and the time to replace it is about 1/2 hour please rate this

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