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3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.

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Old 01-29-2004, 01:57 PM   #1 (permalink)
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My 1985 325e's Odometer stopped working around 240,000. How do i fix the odometer and have it work again without taking it into the shop and have some guy overcharge me?? thanks.
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i would just buy a used or refurbished one which will run you about $40. it would cost about $30 to buy a new gear which is most likely the problem. That happened to my odometer around 128k miles and after i bought a used speedo and a new SI board i took my old one apart and found 3 bad gears. It seemed like the grease behind the gauge absorbed into the gears and caused them to easily fall apart
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This is for an e24 but parts and issues are the same.

http://www.z3bimmer.com/OffTopic/E24Bimmer/OdoGear/



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