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Old 04-18-2007, 11:28 AM   #1
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Yesterday when coming home, I turned on the switch to only turn on the instrument panel lights and they did not come on. Luckily there was still light out so I had no problem getting home. So my only option now for driving at night is driving with all interior lights on. I checked to see if I blown a fuse and fuse '16' was ok, which means it'* the bulb.


I need the help of the BC mechanics . What tools will I need to access the instrument panel? The Chilton manual does show how to change that bulb but it'* vague with the tools needed. Also, on a related note, the bulb for the climate controls went out two, but it is less problem as this. Pics of the tools would be highly appreciated since I'm not a tool expert. Plus what bulb number do I need? Thanks in advance guys


Also, I wasn't sure if this topic belonged here or in electrical, a mod can move it if necessary
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You know. I'm trying to remember now....I know I pulled a fuse that did that when it wasn't supposed to. Check ALL your fuses. Its one that its not supposed to be. I will look in the FSM if I can't think of it. Start swapping all of the same amp fuses between sockets until it comes on. Not that many on an LE, you'll find it pretty quick.
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This should not be a bulb. There are too many in the cluster to all burn out at once.
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Just like I thought. Fuse #14, License Lamps
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