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Old 11-06-2000, 11:11 AM
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The speedometer on my 1991 190E 2.6 started to "wobble" during acceleration and deceleration a few months ago. Now it often wobbles even at steady speed. Is there something that needs tightened, cleaned, oiled, or whatever that will cure this problem? Thanks in advance.
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Old 11-06-2000, 12:56 PM
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You may need to get some liquid graphite down that speedo cable housing, or it will be in danger of breaking.

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Old 11-07-2000, 02:33 PM
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My 85 190e had the same problem. I finally fixed it by buying a used speedometer. I though it was the cable too, even bought a new one, but the speedometer was bad.

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