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My alternator belt snapped but i replaced it, but the gas gauge spun all the way around and is stuck under the arm below the empty light, how do i fix this without taking a bunch of stuff apart?

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Oh man! I had that happen to me at the dealership once after the repair was done. unfortunately you need to remove the cluster to flip it over and get that dang arm back into position- that sucks but it's not a bad job. the whole outter peice of the dash pops out with the exception of the 2 screws above the speedo(phillips screws). the cluster will just pull to you after you remove the 4 7mm screws on the 4 corners of the cluster. you may have to remoave the 5.5mm screws holding the clear cover together to manually move the needle abck if fliping it doesn't work for ya.
Good luck...........Scott

Posted on Sep 29, 2008

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