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Dashboard lights blinks and sometimes not visible.

Sometimes i cannot tell how much petrol i have got left or how fast i'm driving. Sometimes the dashboard just don't work. Can you tell me what the problem is and what part and number of the part do i need to solve this problem? the dashboard lights sometimes come and the sometimes just dont ! this is for my mercedes e200 1994 automatic estate , apart from this, it drives a dream!!

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    I own a 2001 E200. The rtemp guage light and the drive letter display are not working or garbled. Do I have to remove the dash to fix this problem.

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There is a dashlight rheostat switch in the instrument cluster. You should see 2 buttons in the cluster. The one that resets the trip meter is also the knob you turn for dash light brightness. Turn it back and forth a few time to clean any corrosion that may be on the rheostat. I had an old German once tell me to just stake ze knob und go dis vay und dat vay (left and right) und dis vay und dat vay until dey vork right. Try that. If you still have a problem the rheostat will have to be replaced.

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