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post #1 of 3 Old 02-05-2014, 01:46 AM Thread Starter
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Speedo Needle Bounce

Anyone else with mechanical speedo have a bounce? It bounces by as a much a 5 mph when not accelerating. My buddies all have Cherokees but 5 say they got nothing but 1 guy has it as well. My guess is that its just a the little plastic gear is not settling in the little perfect spot that it wants to be in, or its just a product of old, worn technology.

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post #2 of 3 Old 02-05-2014, 08:23 AM
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Possibly the housing for the cable is worn thru.
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post #3 of 3 Old 02-06-2014, 05:25 AM
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Technology is fine. Most likely your cable needs cleaning and greasing.

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