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RE: 4000 Quattro Question
>Date: Sun, 13 Nov 1994 19:02:23 -0500 (EST)
>From: "Guillermo S. Christensen" <email@example.com>
>Subject: 4000 Quattro Question
>Second question: Today the odometer in my Audi stopped working (both odo
>and trip meter are kaput, I assume they are connected). The speedometer
>works OK, although it has for some time "wavered" erratically at the low
>speed (10-20mph) range, but is fine over 20 mph. Any ideas as to what
>could be wrong with the odometer? thanks.
My odometer had the same problem. I fixed it myself for $0.00.
You need to remove the instrument panel from the car to get to the
odometer. Inside of the odometer there is a metal shaft that the
odometer gears ride on. The ends of the shaft just ride on the inside
of a plastic housing. On mine, somehow the shaft slid out of its
housing, thereby not allowing the gears to mesh. I just pushed the
shaft back into the housing and reassembled.
I can give you more details if necessary.
'86 4000CS QUATTRO