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Question about Odometer and Tire Pressure

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Chad, Oct 6, 2008.

  1. Oct 6, 2008 at 5:24 PM
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    Chad

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    For some reason, my odometer on my 2000 tacoma is about 5 mph faster than I am actually going. Would this be because of tire pressure?
     
  2. Oct 6, 2008 at 5:26 PM
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    No, it would be off because of your tire diameter. Did you upgrade your tires/rims at all? What size rim and tires are you running?
     
  3. Oct 6, 2008 at 5:26 PM
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    No...It would be because every car comes off the production line with a up to 5% error. Tire pressure isn't going to change it. Tire size will....gearing will. So will speedometer calibrators.
     
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