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Speedo pinion gear.

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Marcel Renshaw
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Speedo pinion gear.

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Just sorting through some spares and came across part number 255571
255570 is for the LQ but I cannot find 255571
Does anyone have any ideas?
Any assistance will be much appreciated.

qantasqf1
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Re: Speedo pinion gear.

Post by qantasqf1 »

Metric or imperial, the speedo would almost certainly be the same apart from the speed graduations on the dial and the gears driving the odometer, although personally I would doubt there would have been a metric version in those days, although I may well be wrong! I’m not familiar with the LQ at all, but could it be possible that the car came with 2 different back axle ratios? That would certainly explain the different part numbers to account for the different speeds of the gearbox output shaft.
Steve

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