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I took a vid but i'm down here in t-town for the weekend and don't have a way to upload my video.

But this problem started almost a year ago, I took it to a shop not too long ago and they claim cause my power wire is close to my blazer's computer, it's causing it to freak out. I don't think so. But who knows.

Basically, when i'm going over 65, 70 mph or just over 2k rpm, the needle will jump to 4 and back to 2, just go crazy. And if I go faster(about 80) The needle would jump even higher between 2.5 and let's say 5. I don't feel any change in my car, is this normal with older vehicles? Thanks!
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Escort does this at full tilt with speedo and rpm gauge...
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My TBird's RPM gauge drops on the hard bass at idle too.
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It doesn't happen when the bass hits, or at idle. Happens no matter what even with the amps off. Not a car audio issue. Just an automotive issue.
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I get that a lot, lol.
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http://s147.photobucket.com/albums/r...=Video0013.mp4

There's a vid. From a long time ago. It's like when it's shifting gears after 2k rpm, it gets stuck and won't shift and it'll wave the needle and jerk back as it tries to shift. Took it to a place, said it's because of my sound system. Heck no! Does it when everything is unhooked....
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What are the other 2 lights that are on?

And might try an S10 forum. But it looks like a short/broken wire to me.



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What are the other 2 lights that are on?

And might try an S10 forum. But it looks like a short/broken wire to me.

Hmm...the abs and brake light. The battery light....and service engine soon lights are all on, lol. I took it to two shops. All said that those lights are coming on cause the vehicle is old and stuff. Those lights have been coming on since i've had it. Zero problems there. Just when I get up to 2k...

But i'll try a s10/blazer forum, thanks.
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