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I have a 2005 F150 my dash lights work but not my mileage light dont is there a bulb or no can you please help thanks Tony

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If the LCD display is working, and the backlight is the problem, then the bulb needs to be replaced ( bulb just for the LCD display ). F150online has a how to on removing the cluster. Bit long and detailed to cut and paste into a solution here.
Here is a picture of the back, the empty hole on the left is the bulb holder for the message center backlight ( 1/4 turn bulb holder )
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If the LCD display is out, then it could be a cold solder joint ( common in the 97-03 MY ) or the pin connector is loose like kredel2000 provided in his solution. Use the How to at the site to remove the cluster, and check the pin connector.
This is a picture of what you would be looking for :
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Try removing the cluster and cleaning the contacts on the backside where the harness plugs into the cluster.

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