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I own a 1996 seat cordoba and the speedometer needle is bouncing when it is been driven. I need to know if i use a lubricant like WD40 or simmilar will this rectify the problem or do i have to replace

Do you know if the cable is a machanical type or electronic? If it is electronic then i will have to take it to a person that knows more about that .

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