[urq] Stopped Odometer

Max Hoepli mhoepli at vif.com
Sun May 13 20:40:39 EDT 2007

Anyone know of the history of materials used in odometer/speedometer
construction, when/what plastics/metals were and are used?
Finally bought a used speedo assembly for C$50.00, bugs me how just because
of one tooth that odometer no longer works, speedo and tacho work.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Huw Powell" <audi at humanspeakers.com>
To: "Max Hoepli" <mhoepli at vif.com>
Cc: "Ben Swann" <benswann at comcast.net>; <urq at audifans.com>;
<quattro at audifans.com>
Sent: 10, May 2007 22:00
Subject: Re: [urq] Stopped Odometer

> > I took out the speedo, looked at the insides of the speedo, it is
> > sealed, dare not go any deeper. Put the speedo back into car. Now the
> > left side where the speedo is does not light up when headlights
> > turned on.
> Bulb(s) died.
> I never reinstall one of those multi bulbed clusters without testing all
> the bulbs first, it's a great time to replace the dead ones.
> -- 
> Huw Powell
> http://www.humanspeakers.com/audi
> http://www.humanthoughts.org/

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