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Mx5/Eunos/Roadster/Miata Gearbox speedo drives

A section to help identify the most common parts that can fail and need replacing, for servicing etc, also the parts that are compatible through the Marks
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Mx5/Eunos/Roadster/Miata Gearbox speedo drives

Postby Mazda Mender » Wed Oct 25, 2017 7:51 am

***This is for manual drive only, Auto guide will follow***

There are a lot of owners out there that are unaware that when swapping a diff for a different gearing set up you will also need to change the gearbox speedo drive...
Fortunately there are different colours for these drives which makes it a lot easier ..
The MK 1 from 1998 to 1997 was a cable driven speedo...
The MK 2/2.5 from 1998 to 2005 was a electric driven speedo...
The gearbox speedo drives are not interchangeable the electric converter cannot be removed from off the drive sender...

So this is just a quick guide/reference to the different speedo drives which should help...

Mk 1 1989 to 1993 1.6cc 4.3:1 gearbox speedo drive RED...

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Mk1 1.8cc 1993 to 1998 / Mk 1 1.6cc UK 1994 to 1998 4.1:1 gearbox speedo drive PURPLE....

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Mk 2 / 2.5 - 5 speed 1998 to 2005 1.6cc and 1.8cc 4.1:1 ,22 teeth.......... RED...

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Mk 2 - 6 speed 1998 to 2001 1.8cc 3.9:1, 21teeth............. YELLOW or WHITE

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Mk 2.5 - 6 Speed 2001 to 2005 1.8cc 3.6:1, 19 teeth................ BLUE

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As always any questions just ask, it's what we are here for....

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