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My red message screen fades out and goes blank within 5 minutes of driving the car. it stays off till the next day. any ideas?? i have a 2000 model golf 4, 2.0 ltr engine.

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  • clive_birch Jul 22, 2009

    What is an Instrument Cluster??

  • clive_birch Jul 22, 2009

    meaning i have to change all of that?! seems a bit drastic? i mean, in the morning it works fine, i can read it clearly... what gear i'm in, weather temp. and the warning about my airbags / seatbelt as well. only problem is it fades out till the whole screen is just a red glow. starts at the top to the bottom till gone.

    have i made sense in explaining?

  • clive_birch Jul 22, 2009

    i was hoping you wouldn't say that... any chance you can advise me on Part Numbers?

  • clive_birch Jul 22, 2009

    whats the average price?

  • clive_birch Jul 22, 2009

    300??
    i'm from Zambia. can't find such stuff here.
    dollar price??
    sorry about all the questions

  • clive_birch Jul 24, 2009

    Thanks,

    I'll see what i can do? have a good day.

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You need an instrument cluster

Posted on Jul 21, 2009

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  • paul campbell Jul 21, 2009

    you need an instrument cluster

  • paul campbell Jul 22, 2009

    the entire gauge assemblie fuel level, water temp, odometer, and message center

  • paul campbell Jul 22, 2009

    i am a vw tech seen it a million times it needs a cluster

  • paul campbell Jul 22, 2009

    closeto300

  • paul campbell Jul 22, 2009

    dont know part #

  • paul campbell Jul 23, 2009

    no problem but you may get away with a used one if you have a salvage yard there

  • paul campbell Jul 24, 2009

    good day to you sir

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