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Im trying to figure out if my speed sensor needs relacingin

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if my speedomoter and transmission...
im trying to figure out if my speed sensor needs relacingin if my speedomoter and transmission but have started to work intemittently
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Customer: its a 1993 speedomoter works slowly not at correct speed and trans,jumps at times
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Customer: perhaps
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Toyota Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 1 year ago
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Hi, you can have a problem with speedometer itself in the dash or the speed sensor located on side of transmission that pick up speed signal might have broken plastic gears that is causing a jump when it gets to the broken part of the gear . can you acess the speed sensor and remove and physically inspect it?
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Hi, My name is ***** ***** for the delay.I will do my best to assist you.what is the model of your toyota and the engine size ?thanks
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