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I have a "03" Mercury Sable and the speedometer and the tachometer stopped working both at the same time...the car runs and shifts fine but both of these went out after they acted funny...they were working fine then one day they stopped until the transaxel got warmed up then they would work but the warning light would come on for the transaxel...this happened about 3 or 4 times then they just stopped working...the transaxel warning light doesn't come on any more and the speedometer and tachometer have stopped working...what does this sound like...I really need help on this one...

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I think both these are electrical on your car. Check wires pluggin to back of cluster, and fuses too.

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