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Changing a speedometer cable

When I unhook the cable from the transmission, can I pull on the cable and it come out from the speedometer. It"s a 1987 silverado

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This is not specific to a Chevy, but the speedometer cable generally is held in place with either a threaded nut or a retaining clip. Pulling on it will just cause damage. Disconnect it from the speedometer and feed the cable through the grommet in the firewall.

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