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Why are all the lights on my 1998 Honda civic lx flickering and my speedometer bouncing back and forth

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I've read a lot on this subject. I see suggestions for replacing the alternator, regulator and speed sensor. But most wind up finding a short in a wiring harness or a bad ground. Check the 7.5A fuse in location 15. If it is blown, it is a clue where the short is located. Many have gone under the engine and removed the intake manifold brace and found the wiring harness rubbing through there.

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Sounds like either your speedometer cable, your nylon gear on the side of the tranny where the cable ties in, or the odometer itself is shot. One of those three will set you straight. If you are able, remove the cluster, take the cable off the back, and pull it out of the sheath. You will see if its broken or not from there. If not, slide it back into the sheath, then you have to find out where the sheath meets the tranny, and pull it off of there. Then, you can get someone else to watch the speedo as you turn the cable from the bottom. If it works, great, if not, then its your cluster/odometer/speedo. If it does work, the small gear in the transmission is shot.

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