Re: [DML] Speedometer Calibration
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Re: [DML] Speedometer Calibration


You are correct when you are talking about the speedometer. This part is 
driven by the rotating magnets. I was refering to the odometer which is a 
direct drive system. Isn't it? It's been a long time since I've seen a 
DeLorean speedo inside.... Correct me if I'm wrong.

Tom Niemczewski
vin 6149 (in Poland!)

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "James Espey"
> Not entirely correct. The DeLorean speedo is a typical late 70's
> AC-Delco (GM) design that is magnetic. Even significant
> re-calibration, like when converting from an 85mph to a 140mph speedo,
> does not require changing any internal parts.
> An electrical device is used to alter the strength of the magnet in
> the speedo, increasing or decreasing the "drag" on the speedo needle
> which registers speed.

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