Having problems with your 1997 Buick LeSabre ?
The speedometer registers as high as 100mph at normal speed and then flucuates back an forth
If its anything like the 1994 Buick regal there's a plastic worm gear in the speedo that wears out. Keep your eye out for a used cluster.
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The speedometer registers as high as 100mph at normal speed and then flucuates back an forth
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DOES YOUR SPEEDODOMETER HAVE A NEEDLE OR IS IT DIGITAL? IF IT HAS A NEEDLE, THERE STANDS THE POSSIBILITY THAT YOU HAVE A BAD SPEEDO CABLE. ... 1997 Dodge Caravan
My 2000 Ford 1.6 lt. Laser Automatic; at around 60 km/h speed, suddenly Gear changes back to a very low gear (engine rev goes up to 4000-5000 rpm) and goes back to normal in few seconds. runs normal at high speed 100 km/h.
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Engine acted like it was going to stall, then tachometer(rpm) and speedometer jumped up high, gas gauge dropped to empty level though there was half tank of gas acted like it wasn't getting gas pumped gas pedal then gas gauge went back up and tachometer and speedometer back to normal next day car stalls and now it will not start . What could cause this? I have a 1999 Mercury Cougar 6 cylinder
... 1999 Mercury Cougar
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Is this electric or cable operated? if cable, it could be a faulty cable......they go bad with age. ... 1996 Buick LeSabre
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High idle Truck Idles high in between gears, and when sitting. Once in a while it will kick back to normal idle, but mostly its high. Dang thing increases speed without gas in all gears
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... 2002 Dodge Caravan
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... 2001 GMC Jimmy
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Wheel bearings are bad ... 1994 Mercury Sable
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