Tag: speedometers

16 Posts

Apr 01, 1993

The readings on my speedometer make no sense.

Dear Car Talk

I have a Mazda with miles on it My speedometer works fine from - then there's a dead spot from - --that is I know I'm going but the speedometer says It works fine from - then if I go...

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Jun 01, 1992

My speedometer is out of whack and it's racking the miles up on my odometer.

Dear Car Talk

I own a GTSI Ferrari The speedometer needle is on mph when the car is stand ing still I've checked out the mileage on the interstate mile markers and it's exactly ten percent over The mileage shows on the odometer...

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Apr 01, 1992

Too much grease in the speedometer cable?

Dear Car Talk

For a couple of years the speedometer cable in my S- Blazer squeaked As it approached miles I finally took it to a Chevy dealer to get it greased Then I began to notice that even though my speedometer was...

speedometers

Sep 01, 1991

Even my brother could handle this one, Grace.

Dear Car Talk

The speedometer needle on my ' Pontiac Gran Lemans jumps all over the place The car has miles on it This seems to be an intermittent thing so I've been hesitant to take it to my mechanic Will this be...

speedometers

Mar 01, 1991

How to deal with a husband and the squeak he won't hear

Dear Car Talk

My husband won't listen to my fourteen year old son and me when we tell him about the Phantom squeak in my ' blue Mustang The squeak comes from the steering wheel area when I press on the gas pedal...

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Dec 01, 1988

What's the cure for a wild speedometer?

Dear Car Talk

with the speedometer on my Buick Roadmaster When cruising the needle on the speedometer continues to swing wildly back and forth What causes this problem and what is the cure for it Don RAY The speedometer gauge is attached to...

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