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Dash lights turn off while driving

All of the dash lights and the clock/radio lights go completely off when we get to around 15 mph. The headlights stay on without a problem. The dash lights stay off until we slow down, then they come back on. But a soon as we speed up again, out they go. Thanks for your help!

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You might have a wire crossed in the electrical circut try unpluging the vehicle speed sensor from the transmission see if your lights still go out let me know rstydoug@aol.com

Posted on Dec 22, 2008

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