2002 Nissan Altima speed reading wrong


Asked by Rafael Apr 08, 2020 at 08:01 PM about the 2002 Nissan Altima 2.5

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I just purchased a 2002 Nissan Altima 2.5 and the
speedometer is reading about 5 to 8 mph faster
than I'm actually traveling. I've replaced the speed
sensor but that didn't make a difference.  I'm
hoping to get some help please

6 Answers

Have you confirmed that the speedometer is really off using a GPS speedometer on your smart phone?


That's actually how I figured it was not correct. I was wondering why everyone else was passing me. I've had my girlfriend following me and my speed was reading 70 when her speed was 65

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On an old car like yours I would allow for the difference and drive accordingly.


Thank you for your feedback, i really appreciate your time

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