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Inner lights on dash and speedometer dead

My car starts in neutral. I tried to start it in reverse. The engine did not start but all dash lights lit up. I put the car in neutral and started it. Inner dash lights dead with warning light of a dead light bulb on. Dash brights on icon and turning arrows still light up. Speedometer is dead. How can I fix this? If I blew a fuse, how do I access it on my 1991 Mercedes wagon? Thanks, Jennifer

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Fuseboxes normally are in one of 3 places..under the drivers dash.. in the glovebox.. or under the hood near the battery..dealer can say for sure..

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Sounds to be a loose or corroded wire/s at either starter motor or at battery fusible links.
Also check the earth strap (Cable) between engine and bodywork.
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Remove the metal part of the ashtray, you will see two screws that hold the ashtray plastic part on, underthis is the screws for the lower panel
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when the car ignition is turn on all accessory lights should lite up telling the computer everything is in good contact. If none of the dash lights is not lighting up you don't have a good ignition contact and computer is not getting any power. your stater will crank and turn the engine over only but the fuel pump and ignition module and other accessary is not turn on, the car will not start. What turn everything on is your computer, computer; control all items like fuel pump, sparks etc. You have to get all dash light working again in order for computer to turn on. Check all the fuses and relay under the hood, next your ignition switch in your steering wheel may be faulty allowing only starter to work and not others. this unit wear out and common problems to all cars, parts is 35 buck to replace and you going to have to take the steering columns apart to get to it. Not easy but it will take time. Get all the dash light working and you will be back in the game. good luck and hope that help some

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it is one of A/C flap actuator motor lever, that is broken and need to be replace by specialist.

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The triangle lights apear on the instrumental cluster or on board computer have many reasons like due of service( oil change. filter change) and if it has an ESC (electronic stability control) is off and when the tiers keep spinning on ice or on sand the triangle keeps on blinking, or weather it has air matic suspension, and the actuaters does not work or the vehicle is too low.

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