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dead dash lights

Discussion in 'Electrics, Vacuum, Ignition and ECU' started by covlad, Dec 8, 2012.

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    covlad Member

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    my first thread and not sure its in the right place if not can you pls move it :)

    iv no back light on the dash or heater switches ? not sure if its run by a fuse or something else as im new to mercedes as far as i can see there no blown fuses ?
     
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    Turn the trip black knob in the cluster :D
     
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    lol first thing i checked and the dial to the right of the steering wheel
     
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    The chances ar if the dimmer is not working is that the pot has come unsoldered on one end, you will have to remove the cluster to check, there is a little red fuse that may have blown for the leds in the switches
     
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    there is a little red fuse IS THAT THE FUSE on the cluster
     
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    :D turned that left and right looks like the connectors needed cleaning all lights working only after i took the dash out undone the cables speedo cable off and put back in and now having problems connecting the cable lol

    thankyou for the help
     
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    Where in cov you from mate
     
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    Ah just down the road I'm from little heath
     

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