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Not Z but speedo problem...

Discussion in 'General Banter' started by Warrior, Apr 16, 2012.

  1. Warrior

    Warrior Dedicated Member

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    I have an ageing Citroen Berlingo van as my daily driver.

    Regularly serviced every 5 years :D the last time being 4 weeks ago.

    I had a smell of fumes in the cockpit which turned out to be some sort of breather that was choc a block with gunk and subsequently replaced.

    The suggestion was that the area the breather resided in could also have created dampness in the workings for the speedo hence it reading 10-20 miles below normal and that with a couple of decent runs it should re-calibrate itself. It hasn't......

    Any suggestions?
     
  2. Aceman

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    There is probably a sensor in the gearbox which if as suggested could have got gunked up connections and is causing it to misread, locate that and give it a clean.

    Other than that who knows.
     
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    Cheers Aceman, it seems to be a little closer to normal now, and i've not touched anything..... Need to get somebody to run alongside me to test....
     
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    .......or use a satnav, that will give you a true reading.
     

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