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Speedometer / Odometer - One problem or two?

About a week ago my speedo needle started dropping to zero for a few moments, then returning to current speed. Operation was smooth, just would occasionaly go flat.

Then today, the odometer quit incrementing a few tenths after rolling over 999.

After reading quite a few threads and tech articles, it sounds like the odometer might be the stripped gear problem.

I am not totally familiar with how the speedo works, are these two issues possible related, or is this two separate issues?

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Is the speedo still working? If so the odo failure is likely a stripped gear.
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Speedo works, but intermittently stops for a few seconds.

Odo is not working at all, so it seems like the likely cause is gears.

Is there a likely cause for the intermittent speedo?

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It might well be the speedo sensor, or a bad connection.

Mine started acting "wonky" and I looked for connections. The connector in the back of the tunnel had one wire that was just hardly touching. I simply pushed it together and all is well. I love free fixes.
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