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Old 05-06-2008, 06:53 PM
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Speedometer reading too high

My speedometer on average reads about 10MPH more than I'm actually driving. Is there any way to recalibrate it?
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Old 05-06-2008, 07:13 PM
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Go back to stock rims/tires =).

Other than that, you'll need to take it to a shop that recalibrates speedometers... or find a how-to somewhere I guess... I am not sure myself on how to do it...
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Old 05-06-2008, 11:34 PM
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Even though i wish i were on some TE37's I'm still on my stock ****, so i guess my speedometers just wacked out for some reason, would a dealership fix it?
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Old 05-06-2008, 11:45 PM
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How do you know it's out of whack?
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I know mines is wacked because everytime I drive past the cops speed ratdars that show you your speed I always come up 3 to 5 miles per hout under than what my speedo says.. oh and I have blades
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Old 05-07-2008, 08:46 AM
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Well when i drive past the radar detectors with the speed posted up on the side of the road its higher, but other then that its just obvious. Everyone who's in my car agrees, when your going 40 and it reads 50, you can tell your not going 50. Also I've driven along side friends cars at more or less the same speed and mine is usually reading about 10MPH faster than theirs.
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Old 05-08-2008, 12:19 AM
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most rim shops should be able to do it or atleast tell u where u can get it done.
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your going by a those radar detectors? the one on the EZ pass tolls n ****? or just randomly show ur speed on sum streets? those ****s aren't 100% correct
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But when I'm rolling in bumper to bumper and it says I'm going 15, you can pretty much determine it's a little off.
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