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Broke speedometer and odometer reader

Hi i have a 1997 ford escort and notice that my speedometer and odometer are broken. can you tell me how i can fix this myself? is it a simple job or do i need to hire a mechanic?

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You may need a car electrician as these things need troubleshooting.the only thing you can do is by checking all fuses however if other gauges and indicator lights are working then the fuse for the inst. cluster is ok.the speedometer has a sensor installed on the transmission while the odometer gets signal from the ECU so these two problems need separate solution

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