Dash Cluster Going Out - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ General Discussion Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 09-09-2010, 04:46 PM   #1
Newb
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Cleveland, OH
Posts: 9
Dash Cluster Going Out

Hey Guys,

A few times now while I'm driving my entire dash cluster will go out (Speedo and Tach drop to 0) and the Passenger Airbag indicator will turn on.

What does this mean???

Thanks

jvargo09 is offline   Quote
Old 09-09-2010, 04:51 PM   #2
Knows a couple things...

WF Supporting Member
 
Jerry Bransford's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Escondido, Calif.
Posts: 35,743
Images: 2
That's a pretty common problem with older TJs, here's how to fix it... TJ Jeep Problem with Instrument Guages.

When I fixed mine back in '97 or so, I very slightly (VERY slightly) flattened the connector's male pins with needle nose pliers so they gave a better/tighter electrical connection. That fixed it permanently.

__________________
When you have a choice, buy American.

Jerry Bransford is offline   Quote
Old 09-09-2010, 05:14 PM   #3
Jeeper
 
Lakedrunk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Lake of the Ozarks, MO
Posts: 281
Images: 3
Glad to see this thread! I've got the same problem. This looks like another simple fix!
__________________
I'm the kind of guy for the kind of people that like this kind of guy!
Lakedrunk is offline   Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
I need help with my gauges!!! NINJABIKER TJ Tech Forum 3 08-12-2009 06:46 PM
Dash Cluster Twozerofd TJ Tech Forum 0 02-07-2009 01:39 PM
dash cluster bulbs for TJ kg4kpg TJ General Discussion Forum 4 03-27-2008 01:16 PM
$30.00 Dash Cluster Makeover RottnRudy TJ General Discussion Forum 79 08-12-2007 12:25 PM
dash cluster problems! fr87hn TJ Tech Forum 5 05-22-2007 07:24 PM



Download our Mobile App

» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:48 AM.


User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2015 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC