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Bouncing speedo needle, MINES TOO!

I am having the same problem in my 88' 90, it started about 2 weeks ago.  When i run
the computer diagnostic, i get hall sender as one of the codes, could this be
causing the bouncing speedometer.  Also experience a real loss of power.

Sachelle Babbar wrote:

> My speedo needle is bouncing and on occasion, not working at all. Most of
> the time ot's ok. What gives? I hope the speedo doesn't die completely
> like on my old turbo. The trip computer shows "0" when the needle dies, so
> I'm gonna assume that the fault is early in the wiring from the hall
> sender-up instead of a more serious fault upstream. Am I right?
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> *Steve                                             Sachelle Babbar
> *'87  5000CS Turbo 5spd 1.3-2.0 bar             <SBABBAR@IRIS.NYIT.EDU>
> *Cockpit adjustable wastegate, AudiSport badge
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> *Disclaimer:"Any information contained herein is based purely on my own
> *personal experience and may not necessarily reflect yours. Use caution as
> *your results may vary from mine."
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