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My 2000 saturn L2 or200? 3.0v6 's dash is going berzerk! Nothing works&then everything lights up&goes dead again. Replaced the dash&does same thing? What is it? I love the car

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  • rick_lewis59 Oct 10, 2010

    Yes the dash flickers when you turn on the headlights,sometimes turn signals too.if you turn the headlights on

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Hi,

This is a common problem on these models.

Look for one detail :-

When you turn on the headlights , do you see any change in the dashboard? Like flickering or anything? check and let me know.

Thanks!!

Posted on Oct 10, 2010

  • taran_2005
    taran_2005 Oct 10, 2010

    Thanks for your response!!

    This could be a faulty dimmer.


    Start
    by making sure that the dimmer fuse in the dash fuse box is fine. if
    it is then chances are that the dimmer is bad. The problem can also be
    in the body control module, but the dimmer is more likely. If you have a
    voltage meter you can run some checks to make sure that the problems is
    the switch.




    If
    that did not change anything then the problem is in the body control
    module. These modules fail constantly on this model Saturn. If it
    shorts out internally then this will happen.


    Let me know,if needed further assistance.

    Hope i helped you.

    Thanks for using ' Fixya ' and have a nice day!!

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