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My speedometer doesn't work on my 1997 chevy cavalier could it be the speed sensor?

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If the speed sensor was the issue you should have a check engine light on. I you do not have a check engine light then you most likely just need to remove the speedo and have it repaired, it is electronic and the little motor that move the needle fails, it is known as the "stepper Motor"

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Pull your old speed-do cable out and lay it on the ground ,turn the end of the cable by hand where it came out of the transmission, when turning look at the other end to see if it is turning, if not bad cable, so go to the bone yard and pick up a used cable.

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