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Old 08-15-2009, 01:53 PM   #1
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Tach sticking. (pic)

Tried to search. Too much stuff.

I have a clicking behind my instrument panel and my Tachometer 'sticks' and accasionaly doesn't work at all.

Anyone else?

Mine is going to the dealer on Tuesday anyway for some pointless tests and I'll have them look at it but just wondering.

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Old 08-15-2009, 01:58 PM   #2
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Hopefully it's just a bent needle
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Old 08-15-2009, 01:59 PM   #3
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Where is the speed limit 77mph..huh... I hope you were on a track....lmao
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Old 08-15-2009, 02:00 PM   #4
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I think FBODFATHER stated a while back that some of the instrument panels were bad. Something about the supplier had tightned the needles down too far so the gears (cogs) were stripping. That's why it would work once in a while and not at other times. Easy warranty claim assuming they have parts to replace it with.
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Old 08-15-2009, 02:01 PM   #5
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Sounds like a bad connection maybe. They will probably have to just tighten or replace, should be no big deal! Good Luck!
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Old 08-15-2009, 02:04 PM   #6
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Where is the speed limit 77mph..huh... I hope you were on a track....lmao
When your best freind is a Trooper and the limit is 70 anyway, you get away with it.

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I think FBODFATHER stated a while back that some of the instrument panels were bad. Something about the supplier had tightned the needles down too far so the gears (cogs) were stripping. That's why it would work once in a while and not at other times. Easy warranty claim assuming they have parts to replace it with.
I do remember that now.
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When your best freind is a Trooper and the limit is 70 anyway, you get away with it.
Speeding is illegal..you should never ever take your speed over the posted speed limit..you may kill everyone in the whole state....(sarcasm)..lol
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Old 08-15-2009, 02:10 PM   #8
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Speeding is illegal..you should never ever take your speed over the posted speed limit..you may kill everyone in the whole state....(sarcasm)..lol
i believe this varies from state to state because it has to do with temp, humidity, and altitude.
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Old 08-15-2009, 02:11 PM   #9
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Speeding is illegal..you should never ever take your speed over the posted speed limit..you may kill everyone in the whole state....(sarcasm)..lol
I saw you post that in anohter thread. I guess some don't get it.

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Old 08-15-2009, 03:00 PM   #11
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http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showth...ghlight=speedo

That's the thread I found when mine was doing that...dealer will claim for warranty. Pretty easy fix.
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That's the thread I found when mine was doing that...dealer will claim for warranty. Pretty easy fix.


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Hopefully it's just a bent needle
Not a bent needle because it will 'drop' while I'm cruising. If it were bent it would at least be trying to raise.
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Yeah PQ there is no way that you car can do 77mph....lol
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I didnt think urs went that fast
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