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The speedometer begins to flucuate

After about 10 or 12 miles travel it still moves up and down when you increase or reduce speed but it is sluggish and moves back and forth over a range of 5 to 10 mph depending on speed the highier your speed the wider the range. I feel that it is in need of lubrication wanted a second opinion.

2003 Kia Sentra
110K miles

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  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    ill barely start moving down the road and then my speedometer needle starts going back and forth increasing and decreasing in speed I changed the cable and the speed sensor and woundering if the speedometer itself could be the problem or what else I have to check

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This problem is most associated to the vehicle speed sensor. Have it checked...

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