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Speedometer replacement how to replace Speedometer

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  • Randy Jun 26, 2009

    i do not have any manual... does the top dash come off? does the steering wheel housing need to be remover? i think it is the dash part that is the unknown... i am trying to get any hints just shy of having to buy a whole manual... money is tight... but that you OutOfWorkJoe...


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Just remove the dash,unplug everything,pop out,old one reinstall new one.

Posted on Jun 26, 2009

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    Bill Jun 26, 2009

    Its held on by 4 toque screws,you have to remove 4 small panels,to get to them,take you time.The steering wheel stays on,you just dont pull the dash out,you have take off,the elec wires ex,ex.Yes money is short now,

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2 - Pull the speedometer cable through the firewall to the rear of the speedometer.

3 - Secure the "O" ring and attach the speedometer cable to the rear of the speedometer/odometer. It should be engaged in the speedometer's square hold. Tighten the drive shaft nut again.

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