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My 1987 Volvo 740 has a speedometer needle that sticks and sometimes falls short of properly measuring the speed at which I am traveling. I have a feeling the cable could use a cleaning and lubrication. Do you have any suggestions?

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It needs a new speedometer. a dry cable would cause the needle to jump high when it sticks then unwinds.

Posted on May 29, 2010

  • hot88vette Dec 24, 2010

    my 740 wagon has a sensor on the rear axle that drives the speedometer, check the wiring



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