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speedometer problems

Discussion in 'Civic and CRX - EF' started by hondacivicguy05, Sep 8, 2008.

  1. hondacivicguy05

    hondacivicguy05 New Member

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    ok i got a 91 civic hatch and my speedometer is not working right i can be goin down the road and it only goes up about 20 or 30 mph and i know i'm goin faster than that i pulled the cable out from the peice on the tranny and its in the right can it be possible that the peice that goes in the tranny be messed up and making it not work right :confused:
     
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    yeah it sounds like you just need a new vss
     
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    ok i was just wondering about that i thought that might be it but i wanted to make sure that was messing up on me thanks
     
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    this may sound stupid but can i get one from the parts store or go to the dealer or go find one ine the junkyard
     
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    parts store im not sure dealer you can but it will be really high priced junk yard you can to, but i would just look at ebay they always have lots on there
     
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    ok i'm looking on ebay right now trying to find it thanks for the help i appreciate it
     
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    ok so i just need a new speedo cable or the piece thats in the tranny that the cable goes in
     
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    i would get it all to be safe
     
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    ok cause i was looking at the ebay listing that you put up and it was for the cable itself i was just wondering about it
     
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    it could be your cluster thats effed potentially. in which case replacing the vss and speedo cable wont change a thing. However its hard to diagnose without having a spare cluster to swap in.
     
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    i had change the clusters out awhile back and i got so frustrated with it and left it like its was so i might just go ahead and replace all of it
     
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