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Dash lights not working

My dash lights turn off when my headlights are on, but they're fine otherwise.

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  • Anonymous Jul 20, 2008

    me too. exact problem

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Turb up your potenciometer to max. There is a potenciometer/switch if you will, that darkens and brightens the dash lights. Your's is turned down. Turn it to the right all the way. It has a small bulb logo on the piece. That's it.

Posted on Jul 21, 2008

  • NoSkillnSC Jan 22, 2011

    Did not help. My battery went dead and my mechanic changed the battery. Now when the headlights are on, the dashboard lights are off. ... And when the dashboard lights are on, the headlights are off. Turned that switch and it did nothing. Making driving at night ... no joy.

  • Claude Smith
    Claude Smith Dec 02, 2013

    I have the same problem with my Nissan Versa, can't figure out what the issue is!

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