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Dash not working

I have a 1998 GMC Jimmy 4 x 4. The front dash lights up but no RPM, Speed, Gas, Temp, or any lights upon startup. The Battery and Oil guage work though along with the Airbag light.

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  • lesleym505 Apr 15, 2009

    thanks Chad for the information, one question though, where is the SIR fuse located in my Jimmy.



  • lesleym505 Apr 15, 2009

    as far as we have checked, all fuses are good.

  • lesleym505 Apr 15, 2009

    it flashed upon startup and then goes out.

  • toolbox42 May 11, 2010

    do you have any issues with the tranny shifting? i have a similar problem with gauges flicking on and off except it messes up the shifting sequence.

    Is your SIR fuse ok?

    I'll let you know what i find out.

    Best regards, Chad



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The SIR fuse is located in the side dash compartment, drivers side. I believe it is # 14, i know that if it's blown or out the airbag light will stay on.

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  • toolbox42 Apr 15, 2009

    sorry it is # 16, but does the light always stay on?or does it flash 7 times then go out once the truck is started?



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