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I have a 1994 Harley FLSTC. The speedometer quit working and…

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I have a 1994 Harley FLSTC. The speedometer quit working and the odometer is not giving a reading. The speedometer just will not manually start raising with speed and the odometer will not change its reading and my turn signals will not automatically shut off. Is it two separate problems or is it related. Any answer appreciated!
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- your speedometer is cable driven off a drive unit on the front wheel.

- reference this link: http://partsfinder.onlinemicrofiche.com/ronnies/showmodel.asp?Type=13&make=hdmc&a=177&b=46&c=0&d=1994%20FLSTC%20%20HERITAGE%AE%20CLASSIC%20(BJ)%20INSTRUMENT%20ASSEMBLY

- it is most likely the drive unit (#25) or the cable (#16) has failed.

based on the age of your bike, if it were mine, I would replace both parts. if either one looked ok when I took it off, I would save it as a spare.

- the speedo provides a signal to the turn signal module which works with the auto cancel feature. when the speedo quits working, the auto cancel stops working as well.

let me know if you need more help.

Steve

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if not, please accept my answer.

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