speedo/mileage dead

Just bought a M(94) Ford Escort 1.6 the car seems solid and fine, but the speedo doesn't move and the mileage counter is frozen, does this seem like a
tricky job to fix?
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not difficult, either broken cable or speedo head, cable is cheap or a speedo head from a breakers, neither job too tricky
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Ah that's a relief, cheers mate!

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"Ray Harper" wrote

Was it an ex-lease? Could be the previous owner unplugged it so the real mileage wouldn't keep adding up while he drove.
Or if from a dealer, maybe they forgot to plug it back in after dialing the odometer back a couple of hundred thousand miles
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Was a private sale same owner for 3 and a half years, passed It's MOT last week
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