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Odometer light faded away still working but no light, how do I fix this problem

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  • soulsurvivvo Feb 28, 2009

    my odometer light is gone, along with my horn. fuses fine. any suggestions. both occured at same time



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Unfortunately the only way to fix this is to replace the cluster. If you can do the work on your own, you can usually pick up the cluster from a wrecker yard for about $50.

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It is probably the bulb that lights it went out

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