Close
Car Questions
RepairPal is your advocate for car care advice and guidance

Speedometer/odometer

(1990 BMW 535i)
in St. Paul, MN on July 19, 2009
my speedometer/odometer stopped working. Any tips on what or where to check?
Displaying 1 answer & 0 comments
Popular Answer
on July 19, 2009
I have replaced several clusters in these 535i cars so eventually they do wear out or components in them do. Is your car a stick or an auto-trans? You would need to check the back of the Speedo head and verify that it is getting a signal while the vehicle is moving. You could check the speedometer sensor on the trans ans see if it is sending out a signal as well. A speed sensor is about $45.
Sign in to reply
Get a repair estimate
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 2,000 quality certified locations nationwide.
Or interested in getting a repair? Find a Shop

Similar Questions

View answers to similar questions from RepairPal's community of auto experts and enthusiasts.
No power to rear abs differential speed sensor. 15 amp fuse inside cab keeps blowing when ignition key is turned to o...
I was given the car my family the dash lights the speedometer odometer nothing's worse since i have been in the car
Didn't find what you were looking for?