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|3-Series (E36) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1992-1999. Autodoodad Specific models include: BMW 316i, BMW 318i, BMW 318iS/ti, BMW 320, BMW 323, BMW 320, BMW 324, BMW 325, BMW 328.|
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Originally Posted by Hamfisted
Yeah you'll get the little red mileage mismatch warning light there on the odometer. The dealer can only move the odometer forward, not backward, so you're kinda stuck with it. The ECU records true mileage and is the tie breaker.
I would say keep the old cluster as a reference in case he ever goes to sell the car, it'll help explain the mismatch light. Or I guess you could disassemble the instrument cluster and just put the working tach in his old cluster?
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