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Odometer not working??

(1990 Mercedes-Benz 300E)
in Fort Lauderdale, FL on April 15, 2011
My Odometer isn't working,It just stopped turning about a month ago. Is there a fuse to the old type rotary Odometers?
Also the Odometer mileage numbers has misaligned themselves (not straight) What causes this to happen?
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of Overbys Inc on April 15, 2011
this happens when the gears that drive the odometer strip.
this is caused by resetting the odometer while the car is
moving. a good local speedo shop can remove the speedo head and repair it for you. expect to pay about $200.
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on April 15, 2011
Thank you for your reply... very helpful. A "Speedo Shop" ?? doesn't sound like their very common, I never heard of such a place. What would I search under? I sure would like to avoid a Mercedes Benz Dealer Service Department cause that sounds exspensive. BUT $200 I can handle.
of Overbys Inc on April 15, 2011
speedometer repair shop in the old yellow pages. MB dealers will replace that unit with a brand spanking new one; they do not offer to repair anything.
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