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Speedometer fluctuates and drive light starts flashing then engine light comes on

Speedometer fluctuates after driving fro quite some time then drve light on dash starts blinking and then engine ligh comes on and seems like it wont shift properly

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  • tim wilson Feb 17, 2012

    its a 2002 honda crv with a 2.4 litre engine first the speedometer will start bouncing then the green d drive light in the cluster dash board starts flashing then the check engine light comes on and it seems like it starts shifting rough its an automatic transmission any ideas would be appreciated i reste the ecm after it does i and then its good for a few days

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I had the same problem, if your car is rather new model, what I mean is if it is mostly electronics than this is a problem...
Lights that go on and off is indication of a short somewhere, if this is caused by a ground wire being loose than the problem can escalate to more serous problem... like burning of components, what happend in my case is there was a loose ground wire, this burned out my ignition, the ignition made all the electronics shut down, including head lights at 9pm in the evening...

hope it helps

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