Speedometer cuts out when I shift into third gear

electrical-wiring

#1

Speedometer cuts out when I shift into third gear. ONLY when I shift into third gear from second gear.



Power also cut out on my radio when I depressed the clutch to shift gears. I removed the faceplate of my radio to stop this from happening because…



I think I know what the problem is, but I want to hear it from someone else before I make any decisions about whether or not to get it repaired.


#2

Get a can or Raid, and spray it under the dash. That should kill the pesky little gremlins :wink:

Or, you could get a can of electronics cleaner, and start cleaning electrical connectors. You have some bad connections happening, and they are bound to get worse.