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Old 03-09-2012, 01:31 AM   #1
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Default 1993 Saturn SL2 Speedo jumpy after 65 mph

I've searched the forum before i posted, i didn't find a definitive answer. thats why i'm making this post.

i own a 1993 Saturn SL2 with a speedometer that gets inaccurate once you go about 65mph. it jumps within a 10mph range. so, once i hit 70mph, it jumps from 65-75. it is random, but this is the best description i can give. if i go 80, it usually jumps 75-85. again, that's not 100% all the time. (I've been driving by using gps, or looking at the tach.)

what else isn't working on my cluster. the odometer and the TRIP; I'm assuming that this is a broken gear, i haven't taken it apart to verify. the odometer and trip have been broken for years, and i simply haven't cared enough to fix it.

i spun a bearing and pulled the motor out, had it rebuilt 3 years ago, installed it and everything has since worked as normal. recently, about 2 months ago, that's when the speedometer started getting a mind of its own about 65mph.

my question is, what's causing my speedometer to jump around after 65?
could it be the VSS or something else? i tried to give as much info as i can predict that you'd need.

thanks for you help.
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Old 03-17-2012, 06:56 PM   #2
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so, no love? no one has an idea?
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Default Re: 1993 Saturn SL2 Speedo jumpy after 65 mph

These are the gears for the odometer and this may be part of the speedo problem. http://www.odometergears.com/product...eries+91-94/62
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Default Re: 1993 Saturn SL2 Speedo jumpy after 65 mph

I have the same problem with my 94 SC2.
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I have the same thing on my 1992 sl2. Sometimes speedometer stops working. Sometimes it goes crazy and the coolant and brake lights flash on and off while its going crazy.
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The gears are pricey but worth every penny if you want the odometer and trip meter to function correctly again.
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