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Re: [oletrucks] speedometer

To: "Duff Karen ES-19 103 FW/EM" <Karen.Duff@ctbrad.ang.af.mil>,
Subject: Re: [oletrucks] speedometer
From: "Hennie van Dalen" <h.vandalen11@chello.nl>
Date: Tue, 13 May 2003 18:48:20 +0200
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Duff Karen ES-19 103 FW/EM" <Karen.Duff@ctbrad.ang.af.mil>
To: "Oldchevytrucks (E-mail)" <old-chevy-truck@yahoogroups.com>; "oletrucks
(E-mail)" <oletrucks@autox.team.net>
Sent: Tuesday, May 13, 2003 5:11 PM
Subject: [oletrucks] speedometer

> speedometer doesn't work...i bought a new cable, that didn't help, i could
> spin the gauge and see movement, so it must be the transmission end.  How
> I check that out...the shop manual gives details on how to remove part of
> the transmission, is that necessary or is there an easier way?

Remove the cable from the speedo, and leave the transmission-end in place.
When the truck is moving, the core of the cable should spin.
If the core spins, the transmission-end is ok.
If it doesn't something (don't ask me...) is wrong.. ;-)

Hennie van Dalen
oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and 1959

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