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Speedometer, Tachometer and Fuel Gauges stopped working.

Shortyly after taking the car in for maintenance the battery appeared to be dead. After AAA jumped started the car, the gauges no longer work.

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That is likely either a blown fuse... or a relay that is not working. i don't have the manual handy for your car to tell you which one it is. remember there is also a fuse panel located in the engine compartment, on some cars it's in the trunk. look for any blown fuses

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