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The speedometer in my 1997 Ford Escort works, but the odimeter doesn't. Does this rule out a broken cable? If so how to i fix the odometer. I think it stopped after I reset the trip odometer back to zero. Would spraying the odometer from the front (speedoometer dial side) help? Aloha, Joe Laszlo

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It sounds like you need a new speedometer head, the cable is good , spraying from the front would do nothing.

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