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I have a 1999 Windstar that the instrument panel goes haywire when it is hot outside, the needles will sometimes bounce around or sometimes they will go all the way to max and lock there. Sometimes I will pound on the dash like it was an old TV and it a starts working again and sometimes not. Any ideas?

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