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Instrument panel, brake, and parking lights not working '00 Neon

I have a 2000 Dodge neon. Just recently my Brake lights and instrument panel lights started to come off and on intermittently. If I played with the switch long enough they would come back on. I thought I had a little trick figured out. But now I've discovered a greater problem, my parking lights also are out, and now I cannot get any of them to come on. My headlights, fog lights and warning lights still work. I was wondering if anyone may know what was going on or if they have experienced this before.
I want to know if it's easy to fix and if not how expensive it is, because so many things need fixing on it now that if it's a lot I may just throw in the towel and get a new car.
thanks for any help

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  • rizvitaha Mar 07, 2009

    hi my instrument panel lights stopped lighting up too. now i cannot see what speed im driving at or what gear im on while driving. i have a 00 neon. any help?

  • kirco1 Mar 16, 2009

    It would be great if someone at Dodge would answer this. I have a 99 Dodge Ram 2500 with the same issue. I have done a little research and looks to be a relay in fuse box or what is called a BCM.

  • Anonymous Apr 02, 2009

    exactly same.



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There is a short either behind your gauge cluster or the switch you are manipulating, have someone mechanically inclined check and clean contacts on switch and go from there

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Check your hazard fuse.

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