I replaced the speedometer cable in my 65 289 mustang the odometer turns but the speedometer does not. What did I possibly do wrong.

Asked by Jan 31, 2017 at 10:30 PM about the 1965 Ford Mustang

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1 Answer


If the odometer is turning then you installed the cable correctly, the problem is in the speedometer head itself, usually it is a speedometer shaft bushing or the drum and that is something only a speedometer shop can fix.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Ford Mustang Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
  • #2
  • #3
    Bob Beaman
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Dodge Charger
253 Great Deals out of 33,687 listings starting at $2,000
Used Chevrolet Corvette
103 Great Deals out of 15,839 listings starting at $4,500

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Ford Mustang For Sale
15,593 listings starting at $19,485
2017 Ford Mustang For Sale
70 Great Deals out of 7,540 listings starting at $15,875
2016 Ford Mustang For Sale
36 Great Deals out of 2,310 listings starting at $12,391
2015 Ford Mustang For Sale
27 Great Deals out of 2,224 listings starting at $12,000
2014 Ford Mustang For Sale
39 Great Deals out of 1,915 listings starting at $8,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.