My speed odmeter only works on the miliage and not the speed

Asked by Mar 06, 2014 at 05:41 AM about the 1992 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Silverado LB RWD

Question type: General

I need to find out what it takes to repair it

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As the odometer works you can rule out the speed sensor, the problem is most likely the small DC motor that drives the speedometer needle, so you can have it repaired at a speedometer repair shop or get one from a salvage yard (if you don't mind the mileage discrepancy) or buy a new one. HTH

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needs repaired, but before you go and start throwing money at it. do a couple tests. first, has anyone changed the radio? could be plug that was not properly connected. check fuses. also check the plug on the side of the transmission as well as behind the speedo. they have had problems with their dash clusters forever. but check the connections and basics first. everyone thinks its bad when it could be as easy as a loose plug becuase someone had it apart to put a radio in it

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