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Re: tripmeter/odometer failure
>I have an electronically signaled, dial-type odo/trip (not LCD read-out)
>that is intermittent. It will work for 1/10 km to several hundred km at a
>time before quittinq. Sometimes, it will restart if the trip reset is
>pushed. Occasionally, it will start at random. Have dissassembled the
>speedo head as far as I can, but the dial pointer appears to be molded to
>the shaft (looked at it with a magnifier). It worked steady for a week
>Is this a problem with the electronics, gears or the sending unit? Where
>is the sending unit? Is there a fix without going to a dealer?
>Remember a post from someone who tightened the slack on one of the gears
>with a wooden spacer but wasn't sure if that was a cable driven or
Does your speedometer still show the speed when the odometer stops counting?
Igor Kessel, Phila PA, USA
"Why would anyone in the right state of mind buy just a car,
when the mankind has invented a QUATTRO!"