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Instrament cluster not working on my 1996 ponyiac Grand Am

I just changed the fuel pump on this car. Now it will run but my Odometor, speedometor, fuel guage, temp guage does not work. I do npt find any fuse that has blown. I have checked the relays and cannot find where the problem lies. This car sat for four years and it would not start until I replaced the fuel pump assembly. It has 70,000 mi's and we purchased it as a program car in 1997 with 10.000 mi's on it. I need some help...... Please, I am trying to get road worthy to give it to my 19 yr old grandson tom start collage at the end of January.

Thanks in advance for any help given,


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  • byUcajun Jan 08, 2009

    Thanks bowndown,Yes I have tested all the fuse inside the car and under the hood with my test light and then I took each one and tested them with my volt-ohm meter. I did not find any blown. My guagees were working before I parked it. When I tried starting it it was not getting fuel at the engine so I changed the fuel pump assembly and now it runs but the speedodometor and the RPM guage are at O along with the heat amd fuel guage. Ibelieve it might be a sensor or the electronic control sytem. I do not know how to tell which one it would be or know where to locate them.

    Much help is needed and appreciated to get this car running right for my grandson to use to start his first year at the univeristy of LSU.

    Thanks for any and all help

    Raymond >e-mail : rayloisflory(at)

  • jmill128 May 20, 2009

    Same problem. Same car. Except my cluster just stopped working without anything happening. It has been like this since 2003. Fuses are good. Visible wiring looks good, too.



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When checking fuses did you check both sides of fuse with test light or a meter?sometimes fuse may test good on one side but not the may also want to check fuses under the hood as well.

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