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08-20-03, 07:40 AM   #1  
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No Speedometer

I have a 1985 Cougar with a ditgal dash everything works except the speedometer any ideas what could be wrong.

Thanks,

Peter

 
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08-20-03, 09:05 AM   #2  
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Speedo doesn't show any speed when moving? Doesn't light up?

 
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08-20-03, 02:44 PM   #3  
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i had the same thing happen. Turned out to be light bulbs behind the Instrument cluster


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08-20-03, 03:51 PM   #4  
Those digital clusters were infamous for burning out. If no display is there at all, you will need to either send it out for repair or replace it with a used one, but you will lose the true mileage of the vehicle.

 
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08-20-03, 08:40 PM   #5  
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did the cruise control stop working too, on other kinds of cars it could be the speed sensor or even the cable, cheaper and easier to fix than a digital dash. i don't know much about ford systems though.

 
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