Q: Odometer/trip meter stopped working

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The odometer/trip meter stopped working.

There is only one vehicle speed sensor, so if the speedometer is working, then the problem lies in the instrument cluster, or trip computer. I recommend having a certified technician, such as one from YourMechanic, come out to your car’s location to run a diagnostic inspection, and replace your speed sensor, if necessary.

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