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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-14-2019, 09:50 PM Thread Starter
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I have 73 coupe fuel gauge and Speedo light up at night but trouble light gauge cluster does not is this supposed to be that way or is a bulb not working?? Thx Kevin
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-14-2019, 10:26 PM
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Sounds like you need to check the bulbs and punctuation.
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Recommendation: in your post, name it something besides '"question" like "Question about '73 Gauge Cluster Lighting" This will bring in folks who know what you are asking about. I tend to skip over threads that have no description.

If everyone named every thread with a question "question", we'd have a pretty boring thread list!


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Sounds like you need to replace a few bulbs in your cluster. They are #194, buy a pack or two of ten from your favorite auto parts store, or spring for high quality dimmable LEDs.

Easiest way to do this is to pull the entire cluster out of the dash. The hard way is from under the dash. The medium-hard way is to pull the top of the dash off and work that way.

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I believe there are 3 lamps to light that side of the cluster.


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