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1997 Saturn SC2 speedometer is stuck at 40mph. Replaced Speed Sensor and is still stuck. I even tapped on the cluster and got the needle back to zero but after driving it got stuck at 35mph. What else could it be? P.S.-Manual trans by the way

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  • juggalodarkc Mar 16, 2011

    The needle is not hitting the glass and all the other gauges work fine.

  • juggalodarkc Mar 16, 2011

    I'll give that a shot today, thank you

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The mechanism or needle in the actual speedo display is sticking, is the needle hitting the glass? It is likely that you will have to change the instrument cluster.

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  • juggalodarkc Mar 16, 2011

    The needle is not hitting the glass. All the other gauges work fine.

  • u moron Mar 16, 2011

    Find a road where you can do 50m or 60 legally and tap the speedo hard. I still think it's the speedo mechanism sticking.

  • u moron Mar 16, 2011

    And don't take your eyes off the road!

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