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I just bought a 2003 Nissan Sentra. The gages don't work except the odometer. The seller said his mechanic said the cluster needed to be replaced. I just wondered if there is anything I can check out first.

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I've seen this problem before where the connector to the cluster gets loose or the solder joints crack and cause problems. Try pressing on the cluster or pounding on the dash with the engine running. If you see it intermittently start working, you may be able to pull the cluster and either re-solder the connector pins or apply some contact cleaner and get it working again Google: "resolder cluster" to get some tips.

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