I know what Bob Adler would say! Take the cable off the back of the gauge
unit and put a dab of oil on the felt. That should stop the howl. Please
see the archives for more information. Whatever happened to Mr. Adler
Allen in Seattle
----- Original Message -----
From: "Blaine & Maggie Dumkee" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "oletrucks" <email@example.com>
Sent: Wednesday, November 15, 2000 6:05 PM
Subject: [oletrucks] speedometer noise
> All this talk about speedometers, and guess what? I'm having trouble with
> When driving it will all of a sudden start making noises, almost a howling
> noise, and the needle fly's up to any where between 40-80+ MPH, at times
> wrapping the speedo back around to 0.
> Any ideas?
> Oh yeah, the truck is a 1959 GMC 1/2 ton. I do have a parts truck with
> another speedo, but it is quite a ways away.
> Blaine Dumkee
> 59 GMC 9314
> Fort Smith NT
> oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and 1959
oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and 1959