Q: 2.0 rav4 when doing 80 speedo reads 40

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When doing 80 k the speedometer reeds 40 or stops working and engine light comes on

My car has 255000 miles.
My car has a manual transmission.

Hello there, many common faults will cause speedometer issues with your 2000 Toyota RAV4. The first step is to check the vehicle for what code is stored in the computer, this will help pinpoint where the issue may lie. There are several common faults that can cause this type of issue with the speedometer such as the speedometer gear, the speedometer it self, a wiring harness issue or a failed speed sensor. A qualified Technician such as one from YourMechanic will be able to diagnose the check engine light and your speedometer fault making any repairs required to resolve the issue.

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