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Old 10-12-2011, 01:50 AM   #1
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Does a speedo cable from an 02 wrx and up fit a 93 JDM wrx?
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Old 10-12-2011, 03:53 AM   #2
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there is no speedo cable on an 02 WRX. for JDM imprezas, v4 and up were electronic speed sensors (no cable).
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Old 10-12-2011, 10:26 AM   #3
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but if it will better answer your question.

yes they will fit. if you pull the cable out the VSS will screw right in like wise, if you pull the VSS you can screw a cable in.

i am currently running a 1987 cable into a 2003 JDM Speed. and before that i had ti running into a 96 JDM 5 spee. and it works just fine.

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Old 10-12-2011, 11:49 AM   #4
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Yup like suberdave said it will screw rite in. I was running a 06 Impreza-i manual trans in a 91 Legacy SS.
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Old 10-22-2011, 10:15 PM   #5
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Hate to sound like a noob but what is a VSS? And how do I remove it.
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Old 10-22-2011, 11:00 PM   #6
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VSS = Vehicle Speed Sensor. It depends on what vehicle you are taking it out of. In the older cars, there is a VSS built into the speedometer gauge that the cable attaches to.

To answer your original question, probably not. I think the older one uses a cable where the newer ones are done by electric sensors.
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