Mk 1 dash removal

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Mk 1 dash removal

Post by Mothman » Sat Feb 18, 2012 12:39 pm

Did all the lightbulbs on Sophie's dash this morning, suprisingly easy in fact. All lit up like a Christmas tree now and the oil in the top of the speedo cable has certainly quietened it down.
With the new side mirror being done, a lot of niggly bits have been sorted.

Andy

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Post by Way2go » Sat Feb 18, 2012 1:30 pm

If you withdraw the speedo from its case and SPARINGLY lubricate the odometer drive gears with 3-in-1 (not the speedo itself) it's likely that you can make it go fully quiet. :D
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Post by Mothman » Sat Feb 18, 2012 2:14 pm

That will have to be next time i go in there!!

However, i bought a load of spares recently and in amongst the assorted speedo cables was a brand new top cable of zackly the same thats in Sophie so if it gets bad ile replace the lot.

Andy