[home][rumors and news][model release matrix][dealer network][desktop calendar][exhaust notes][tov forums][links][search][sponsors][garage][login]

Tire Rack Upgrade Garage
 Search for a Dealer:
 Canadian Flag US Flag
 Honda Acura
 ZIP  
BREAKING: Pricing for 2017 Civic 5-door, on sale 9/26/16
More.......................
2.4 and 1.5T CRVs confirmed in memo to dealers
More.......................
Honda releases more info about 2017 Civic 5-door
More.......................
Official photos and early ride impressions of 2017 5-door Civic coming from European media
More.......................
Honda to unveil Civic hatchback at Paris Motor Show 2016
More.......................
SPIED ON THE STREET! 2017 Honda CR-V!!
More.......................
Honda Reports August Sales
More.......................
Just a bit of Civic 5-door trim info and some Next-gen CR-V News
More.......................
ILX --> My hooptie
Join Discussion......
ILX --> My hooptie
Join Discussion......
Repair and Maintenance --> 95 Accord engine swap with a 96 Accord engine?
Join Discussion......
TOV Asia --> Re: 2016 Honda Freed (1st CM + interior, trims, etc.)
Join Discussion......
IMA/Hybrids --> Re: Actual highway mileage on the 2017 Accord Hybrid
Join Discussion......
Civic --> Hatch photos Canadadian site
Join Discussion......
Accord --> Re: 2013 Accord Coupe - Still Night Pearl
Join Discussion......
NSX --> Re: Video: NSX lap Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
Join Discussion......
RDX --> Re: Another Humbling Experience
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: The problem with the new Honda Build and Price Page
Join Discussion......
Accord --> Re: Expanded View Driver's Mirror
Join Discussion......
Honda Motorcycles --> Re: CBR250RR
Join Discussion......
Pilot --> Re: 2017 Honda Pilot - will it have Apple CarPlay?
Join Discussion......
Honda Motorcycles --> Re: Just picked up one of these..
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Consumers least satisfied with Acura?
Join Discussion......
2017 Honda Accord Hybrid Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
TOV Video: 2017 Honda Ridgeline ride along
Read Article....................
2017 Honda Ridgeline PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
First Drive: 2017 Acura NSX(!)
Read Article....................
2017 Acura NSX PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
TOV Video: Guy Melville-Brown talks about the 2016 Civic Coupe design
Read Article....................

[fancy] [flat] [simple]
TOV Forums > 3rd Generation TL (2004-2008 models) - Maint. & Repair > > Re: 2005 acura TL speedometer

Go to:

Viewing Threshold (What is this?)

Thread Page - [1]
Author
  Post New Thread
zoyaelite
Profile for zoyaelite
2005 acura TL speedometer    (Score: 1, Normal) 06-03-2009 23:25
Reply to This Message Attach Quote to Reply
Hey
i have a 2005 acura 3.2TL. Does the onboard computer record the mileage. I will be replacing the speedometer, will the actual mileage be displayed because the new speedometer says 0 basicly will it covert to its original mileage or the mileage is only recording in the cluster. Someone told me the late model cars now record in the ecu. Thanx for the help
shawn110975
Profile for shawn110975
Re: 2005 acura TL speedometer    (Score: 1, Normal) 06-17-2009 22:04
Reply to This Message Attach Quote to Reply
Yes the mileage is only recorded in the Cluster, not the ECU,, so in theory you could buy a 04-08 TL, buy a used cluster, put the used cluster in and drive 100,000 miles,, then when you go to sell the car you could put the old one back in and wallah your car still has the same miles you had when you first removed it,, making the car hold its value,, but this is Illegal and is not recomended, but as to how anyone could find out is another story!! use at your own risk!! but when you get your car serviced they report the mileage to the state,, so in theory,, you would need to put the original back in before every tuneup and tell them you dont drive it that much!! use at you own risk!!
 
Thread Page - [1]
Go to:
Contact TOV | Submit Your Article | Submit Your Link | Advertise | TOV Shop | Events | Our Sponsors | TOV Archives
Copyright © 2014 Velocitech Inc. All information contained herein remains the property of Velocitech Inc.
The Temple of VTEC is not affiliated with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. TOV Policies and Guidelines - Credits - Privacy Policy
mobile: 0