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The dashboard equipment not working no speedometer, no gas, no thermometer nothing but everything else is working, so i have no idea what to do? so please help me..Jona

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First check for a bad fuse in the fuse panel. Then if all looks good in there, you will need to remove the instrumental panel and see if it is getting power with a volt meter (make sure the car is turned on when checking). If it is getting power, then replace the instrument cluster (preferably with one from as used ones are cheaper). If it isn't getting power, then you need to trace down a broken wire, or a bad ground in the system which is a pain. Let me know how this works out.


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