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Vw polo 1997, speedometer

Is it electronic or is there a cable, because the rev counter works but the speedo don't.

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  • daddiyo2 Jul 09, 2008

    i'll check it out. thanks man

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Thats exactly what it is, loose grounds. don't bother getting another from a junk yard because it will most likely have the same problem or will eventually do the same thing. Took mine out soldierd the grounds at a few places and has worked ever since. Now if i could just get the stupid a/c to stay on!

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Loose connections in whole cluster, you have to take it out and have somone check it out due to desoildered grounds.

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