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1985 Nissan 300ZX - Speedometer

Speedometer doesn't work - the odometer does. The dealer says that transmission seal is shot and fluid is leaking onto the cable and gear for the speedometer? $488 to fix. Does this sound right? Parts are $150 the rest is labor. Does this make sense to anyone?

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Sounds like the problem is in the speedo head itself, in the dash. If fuild was leaking, I don't think the speedometer would work either? Sounds like the gear that turns the number wheels maybe bad or stripped.

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