Folks: I posted this source before, but it may have been during an email
In LA, San Fernando Valley
Morris Mintz @
West Valley Auto Electronics
dba West Valley Instrument Specialists
19314 Vanowen St.
Reseda, CA 91335
Current rate for a rebuild $90 plus shipping
For calibration lay out 52' 9 1/2" on a flat piece of road and count the
number of turns the speedo cable makes when you push the car that distance.
> From: Spook37211@aol.com
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: Speedo Problem
> Date: Saturday, July 05, 1997 7:57 PM
> In a message dated 97-07-05 18:50:54 EDT, firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
> << On Fri, 04 Jul 1997, Harold Hartsell <email@example.com> wrote:
> >Larry Allbritton wrote:
> >> The speedometer in the Mk1 does not show the proper speed. As a
> >> matter
> >> of fact sometimes it jumps up to 70 and stays there even when the
> >> car is not moving.
> >My Mk 1 has acquired the same problem.
> >B9470535 >>
> May I suggest Palo Alto Speedo? Their number is 415-323-0243. They can
> rebuild and calibrate your speedo in around a week for a reasonable
> If your car has a different rear end ratio, they can make your speed
> your ACTUAL speed instead of that bogus speed you keep showing the
> Regards, Ray