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unadjusted speedometer...problem?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by jekbrown, Jun 18, 2001.

  1. jekbrown

    jekbrown I am CK5 Premium Member GMOTM Winner Author

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    I have an 85 Jimmy...350/700R4...with 4.56 gears and 35" BFGs....question...ever since I did all the lifting/gearing/bigger tires, my speedo has been off (naturally)...does this cause ANY problems other than not knowing how fast you are going?

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  2. Emmettology 101

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    Shouldn't. 85's should be non-comp controlled so it should be fine...

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  3. UseYourBlinker

    UseYourBlinker 1 ton status

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    No problems...unless you really want to know how fast you are going?


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  4. Triaged

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    Your odometer will also be off. Now you won't be able to figure out your fuel mileage (I don't want to know mine).

    '71 Blazer CST with alot of rust
     

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