[DML] Re: Speedo Cable Support
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[DML] Re: Speedo Cable Support



My car does not have the support (vin 2277) and the speedo has 
never worked right. I expected to find that the angle drive was 
toast but instead it only needed lubrication. I observed that the 
sheath was pulled back a little from the cable allowing the cable 
to droop. I reversed the cable so that the good end is connected 
to the angle drive. So far the speedo has been working more 
reliably but I do not expect  to fix it completely until I install the 
support and the shorter cable. 

Nathan
2277


--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Marv Hein" <marvhein@...> 
wrote:
>
> Looks like my lower speedo cable support has either broken 
or come 
> apart. I found the "coat hanger" dangling from the cable and 
clanking 
> a bit as I drove yesterday.  Does this piece snap in someplace 
or has 
> it sheared off?  
> 
> Is the support really required?  I know it was added, 
presumably for 
> good reason.  I also suspect there are plenty of '81 cars doing 
just 
> fine without it.  My lower cable seems fairly long and droopy.
> 
> The outer sheath of the cable has pulled back a couple of 
inches from 
> the connection at the angle drive.  Seems to be working fine 
and the 
> cable itself does not appear to be exposed.  Any concerns 
here?
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Marv
> #10820
> AZ-D
>








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