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Mph gauge shut off without check engine light

Was driving yesterday with cruise control on and the wind shut down the system. was able reuse the cruise control but occasionally shuts it down again but then i went to get gas and the odometer started flicking without a check engine light. eventually the mph read with the rpms but just today now the mph gauge is stuck at zero with a check engine light on! what could be the problem

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Have the codes read this will shed some light on the situation,it can be numerous things that can cause the problem you are having.Also have the alternator checked.

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