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Old 02-12-2013, 10:50 PM   #1
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Speedo jumping/sweeping

Hey guys,

Today I was driving the car on a slick road and noticed the speedo max out due to wheel spin. I didnt think anything of it. Then tonight I noticed that the gauge would sweep when I started the car. Like it does when you do a reset. It also will jump/ stall then catch up real quick or it will act like a secondary tach. Car did buck a little today... like i slipped the clutch?

Ive looked around to see what it is...

found that it could be a bad ground
wornout VSS
faulty battery...


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Old 02-12-2013, 11:23 PM   #2
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Bad coil pack causes it, bucking seconds that. Common problem with foci
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I get tht. The miss was more pronounced this morning.

I just don't understand the gauge sweep
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Coil pack was the issue
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