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04 4runner-dash light replacement

How do you replace a burned out dash light on the mileage and temp screen?

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  • mace4_13 Oct 26, 2008

    One of the bulbs burnt out in the digital screen where my "range" till empty and temp control is on my 2004 Toyota 4-Runner Sport? How do you gain access to these bulbs?

  • Anonymous Nov 21, 2008

    same problem as mace 413

  • armyfiredawg Nov 22, 2008

    I have a 03 but ya, same problem. Anyone?

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Open up the storage area under the climate controls. With it open gently pull upwards on it. It will pop out of place and should slide out with a little wiggling. When that is done, you will see the top of a bolt under the climate controls. I believe it is 10mm. take that out. When that is out you will have to pull on the bottom of the climate control panel. It is all one piece and is held in by clamps so it is kind of tight. Mine took a little work but it came out. If you not comfortable doing it then please dont. I dont want to be the reason some thing breaks. It will come out as one unit. You will need to remove the wiring harness from the back. When that is done just look on the back of the unit and you will see the back side of the bulbs. You will need a little flat head screwdriver. the bulbs simply twist and fall out the back side. this also gives you access to the bulbs for the climate controls if those ever go out.

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