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Speedo needle goes to 80kph when driving forward. Climbs up very quickly. Sometimes it will go to 20kph when reversing down the drive. Speedo wo;; on occasions show correct speed. Odemeter and trip meter work O.K. Speedo is electronic, no cable. I suspect the head will have to come out and be serviced by an Instrument repair facilty. Any ideas??

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May be the speed sensor on the tranny is not functioning correctly.

Posted on Mar 21, 2014

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Yes you have a defective speedo or the cable is dry and binding

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You need to replace your speed sensor. It is located on the transmission, usually held in by 1 bolt, and has a wire clip attached. It is usually a easy repair, but sometimes the old speed sensor doesn't want to come out easy.

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Either the gauge is bad, the cable is kinked or the speedometer connector is bad...at the tranny.

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