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Old 11-08-2012, 08:20 AM
ProRail ProRail is offline
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Originally Posted by Quacker View Post
I had wondered about the same thing on my old X5, but it turns out that the vehicle is smarter than that. The computer knows very well, the real speed and sends the speedo out to lie to you. Frankly, it used to drive me nuts all the time. I'm so glad my 5 is corrected!
As far as I know, the digital mph readout is also correct. If you reset the (average) mph readout at any time it should show your true current speed.
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