Question about 1983 Honda Accord
My wife says it sounds like a ticking noise. I think the speedometer cable wire inside the cable needs to be greased but I don't know how. A mechanic did it several years ago by pulling the cable wire out from under the hood and greased it and it stopped the noise. I did it on a 1959 Chevolet by pulling the cable out from behind the speedometer but on the Honda I can't get behind the speedometer so it does look easier to pull from under the hood if I knew how to locate the cable. I am not familiar with front wheel drive and don't really know where the transmission is located, if that is where the cable is hooked into. Thanks
I've owned a couple of '83 Accords & the ticking noise is likely to be the trip odometer cogs sticking. Push the reset button and problem solved. Note: car should be stationary before pressing button.
Posted on Apr 26, 2009
Working at the transmission, pull the boot up the cable and extract the spring clip which retains the cable , on no accuont remove the bolt or lockplate or pinion might drop into the transmission .
Posted on Jan 16, 2009
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