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Re: Speedometer noise

It's almost CERTAINLY your cable.  But you don't necessarily need a new
one.  Try to just adjust the position of it-- pull on it slightly, and
change the bend a little by leaning it in different spots against the brake
fluid reservoir etc.  You'll find the best place for it eventually.. (where
the speedo needle doesn't bounce).  I wish they weren't so picky, but they

Austin, TX
88 5ksq

At 05:16 PM 12/17/99 +0100, you wrote:
>The speedometer in my '87 5k makes a noise when it's cold. It goes
>away after a few miles of driving (about 10). Is it the cable, or
>could it be the speedometer itself? Is there a way to diagnose it?
>The cable is $80 - don't want to buy it and find out it's the
>speedometer itself..