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Old 12-23-2005, 09:33 PM   #11
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My dash lights ,are sometimes dim and other times not ,DIC and compass come in bright other times not ,when I apply the break it will sometimes dim lights and my DIC and compass disappear and reappear could there be a ground behind brake pedal arm up top.
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Sound like dirty battery terms or bad battery cables. BUT make sure your alternator is charging at around 14 volts at the battery.
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Sorry to bring old thread back but, can the light bulbs back there be upgraded to brighter ones to illuminate the gauges better?

I had to do this on two other cars I own.

Are they 194'* back there?

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BTW: I ask because my cluster is very dim by the odometer.

If I am talking without knowledge my bad, still learing these villes....
yes you can put PC168s in there to make them sightly brighter
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yes you can put PC168s in there to make them sightly brighter
Thank You, also what are the stock bulbs back there, I didnt see them listed under the tech article.

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