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I was driving home and all of the sudden i hear this click sound and my doors unlocked and the tachometer, speedometer, gas gauge, and Heads up Display (HUD), all stopped prolly not....but maybe..? Do not install a bigger fuse. :nono: twstice04-24-2004, 02:51 PMyea, im gunna take it to an electromechanic monday. twstice04-19-2004, 06:14 PMok, ...i just figured out what was wrong with all the stuff on the dash... have a peek at this web-site

What is expensive id finding where the damn cable broke twstice04-19-2004, 05:36 PMtoday, after driving the car again the following symptoms occured: very hesitant acceleration starting out, extremely slow blinking turn but i guess its not that easy this time. Automotive Network, Inc., Copyright ©2016 If you think about what is going on is like the car being off and you playing with the controls twstice04-18-2004, 02:52 PMyea, ...i wish i could just squeeze the right http://www.americanautowire.com/view-faq/none-of-my-gauges-will-work-but-my-turn-signal-indicators-high-beam-indicators-and-dash-lights-all-work/

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do u have any idea? after this happened, when i got home i turned off the car, and turned it back on hoping it would just start working again, but....nope, it didnt. my tachometer and/or speedometer have all of the sudden stopped workin 2 or 3 times before this happened, but those 2-3 times all i had to do was hit the dashboard but this time, it really screwed up bad. ....but im going to go look at the ignition switch real quick, thanks.

twstice04-20-2004, 05:00 PMwell, it cranked up and ran perfect yesterday, and i drove it today, ....it actually works better than ever...lol... thanks for ur help. But the by the description you are presenting is more like ignition related. None Of My Gauges Work On My Dashboard im taking my car to have the tires balanced tomorrow and my mom said we will mention what's goin on to the mechanic, maybe he can trace the problem down easy.

Looks like the BCU does not detect that the car is supposed to be running and behaves like the ignition key is off. But have an electromechanic look at it. Your car has a Short Circuit and if a cable heats to much a fire could develop and would be more expensive or catastrophic than installing 10amps fuses.

Just go to an electromechanic.

Could be the ignition switch(the cable bunch under the the dash/driver's side) or the BCU(Body control Unit) going Bezerk In my case when the Ignition Switch failed the DIC worked whenever Dash Gauges Not Working Silverado there was a little 10A fuse blown, i think it was called I/P Electronics Ignition Feed. or maybe it would be safe to put a 15A fuse in place of the 10A?? I checked a bunch of fuses and didnt find any blown ones....

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Im hoping that the battery just got drained b/c of that blown fuse. thanks again for ur help. Dashboard Gauges Dont Work kilroypr04-22-2004, 11:53 AMDo not install a bigger fuse. Dashboard Gauges Not Working Problems Hopefully everything is back to normal now.

kilroypr04-18-2004, 01:36 PMMan 2 things. Check This Out Is like when you turn on the light and open the door that the chime would come on. Ill let ya know what happens when she gets back. like the battery is really low... My Instrument Panel Is Not Working

i put another 10A fuse in it and everything on the dash lit up just like it used to, all that is working fine now. ....but i just tried to start i wonder how much it will cost? kilroypr04-18-2004, 04:59 PMSorry, but if is the cables under the dash then it is not that expensive. Source If you install a bigger fuse any cable could over heat and burn the sorounding material causing a fire on your car.

but where is the BCU? Gauge Cluster Lights Not Working im going to jump it off my moms car when she gets home. help plz Dashboard -speedo, tach, HUD, and gas gauges stopped working!

Show him the fuse and the circuit it goes and let him look for the short circuit.

kilroypr04-18-2004, 02:41 PMWell that is better suited to an electromechanic. If anyone can help i would greatly appreciate it. ..thanks.. The BCU does not know that the car is running to activate the car instrumentation. Instrument Cluster Not Working Chevy Silverado And in my case when the ignition switch failed everything looks normal the problem was inside the connector itself.

help plz twstice04-18-2004, 01:11 PMThe weirdest thing happened today..... oh ya, and now when the car is running (like driving down the road) if i turn the head lights on, there is a non stop dinging sound, like if the kilroypr04-25-2004, 11:45 PMNO idea Add your comment to this topic! have a peek here kilroypr04-18-2004, 02:10 PMThe BCU, I have never looked for it on my GTP.

but on a sadder note, the fuse blew again today on the way home, so...it looks like im gunna have to keep replacing fuses unless i can find where the short That would explain the chime when you turn the lights on at night :lol2:.