Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: purchased isspro R8480M speedometer, and have to replace new one with old one in vehicle, must match mileage to the mile. but no p

asked by on

ISSPRO R8480M speedometer is broken and need to install new one, need to advance mileage on new unit to match broken speedometer. New R8480M has no open ports to set odometer reading. Is there a way to do this?

A: Hello. I would contact the manufacturer of ...

Hello. I would contact the manufacturer of the gauge for specifics on whether or not the mileage on the unit can be advanced. It may be possible that mileage can be advanced electronically or mechanically by disassembling the unit. However, only the manufacturer of the gauge would know. Keep in mind that some gauges are designed to make advancing the mileage difficult for accuracy reasons and to prevent tampering.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Instrument cluster shuts down

Hi. A check of the wiring going from the instrument cluster to the BCM is needed. A lot times there is a broken wire, shorted circuit, short to ground, or a corroded wiring or connector. These are all usually the...

Q: Transmission quits after 10 miles.

You most likely have a vehicle speed sensor issue or a worn 3-4 clutch that is slipping. Turning off the ignition will reset and cause the computers to begin re-reading the VSS and also reset gear monitoring. The fault codes...

Q: Hello! Planning to go for 2015 Chrysler 200 preowned, please advise.

Hi there. When you are wanting to purchase a vehicle that is preowned, you would want to do a few things. First do a research on a the vehicle that you want to buy and see how much it costs...

Related articles

How Long Does a Heater Control Valve Last?
Keeping the right amount of coolant in a car is essential in keeping the engine at the right temperature. Failing to have the right amount of coolant or even bad elements...
How to Avoid Back Pain in a Car
If you have back problems, sitting in a car for an extended period of time can be excruciating. Even without back problems, you could experience discomfort and soreness from...
P2428 OBD-II Trouble Code: Exhaust Gas Temperature Too High Bank 1
P2428 code definition A P2428 trouble code signifies that the PCM has detected a problem in the exhaust gas temperature sensor circuit in bank 1, which subsequently contains the number one...