19 tooth speedometer gearwhy it chew up the teeth?

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Asked by Jul 03, 2013 at 11:05 AM about the 1955 Ford Thunderbird

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

19 tooth gear kept getting chew up, why and how to fix the problem ?

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Short answer..it's nearly 60 years old. Plain worn out.

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if it's a parts problem, try: tee-bird.com tbirdhq.com

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Is the transmission output shaft bouncing around? Could it be the wrong gear? How about the lubrication of the speedo cable and checking for kinks? Just some thoughts.

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