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Re: Odometer Repair Questions

This is well documented in the archives.  The needle has to come off.
Procedure is well documented by me and others. Including likely
failures, and tricks to minimize the mess.

mikesoft wrote:

> I managed to retrieve my odometer/speedometer from the
> instrument panel and was wondering how I can go about
> fixing the odometer which was dead when I bought the car.
> The price quote I got for the odometer fix was $140. By all
> means if possible I would want to try and do it myself and
> save me the extra $$$. I managed to get everything opened
> but I can't get the speedo needle out of the way to work
> on the inside assembly. Does anyone know how to remove
> the needle and two does anyone know how to get the odometer
> fixed. I  was planning to check if there was a slipping or
> broken gear inside. Thanks BTW the car is an 88 80Q
> Mike

Roland Broberg
W319N657 Shagbark Glen
Delafield, WI 53018-2818
Current: 90V8Q, 86 4Ks, Fmr:91 100, 86 5KTQ, 84 5K