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I bought a car yesterday and it looks like the speedometer number are in the wrong place,can I get this fixed its days I'm doing 50mph instead of 30 mph

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Well if its an older car ,there is a plastic gear on the end of the speedo cable , which fits into the gear box , plus also one inside the gear box , ive only ever changed the one on the speedo cable , easier . usualy they come in different colours , for changing the difference in speed that is noted different, if its a newer car .. cant say , may be same as above ..SHANE,, AUSTRALIA

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To determine what's wrong, u need to have the codes read. If the light is coming on, it is a signal that something is wrong w/ the emissions system. A code is stored in the cars computer that will indicate what the problem is. Most parts stores will read the stored engine codes for free. They plug a scan tool into a port under the dash to retrieve the code(s). Write them down, and ask what u should do to correct the problem. If u have any further questions after that, u can post them here. Let me know how u make out.

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check the Transmission Fluid I do Believe that the Sensor For the Speedo is in the Transmission

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SOURCE: i have a volvo s80 and the speedometer dosnt work

i just fixed one for my parents. go to ebay and order a speedometer gear and it installs in just mins. it takes longer to get the dash open. there are no spedo wires its all electronic and volvos are notorious for this problem, hope it helps

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Yes your speedometer, and odometer are controlled by your speed sensor.

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Colin, your an idiot. The instrument panel has gone bad. Your fuel gauge is soon to follow.

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