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Digital Speedometer is out...

Greetings, I recently bought a 1999 Boxster... the car is in GREAT condition except that the digital speedometer ( and temp and whatever else) is out. I know that it is working because when the sun hits it just right I can see the speed and temp displays changing... I think that there must be a bulb out behind it. The "Trip" and "Time" displays on either side work fine. Is there a way to tell if it is a bulb? Do I have to replace the whole dash? Thanks! Keith

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  • kmproduction Dec 04, 2008

    Found the bulb! Thanks for the info! BTW: this is where I found it:
    paragon-products.com/Bulb_Dash_light_bulb_p/194.htm

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There is a back-light bulb, pull the cluster out to replace it, it may be a special high lum bulb so check with the dealer for the correct bulb part number or look it up on the web.

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    yadayada Dec 04, 2008

    great was it just a reg #194 dash light bulb?

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