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whitewrangler70 01-13-2011 08:21 PM

Help! my control panel quits working
 
I bought my 98 wrangler almost a year ago and right after I noticed that my gauges on my control panel will stop working all at once. my speedometer,odometer and gas gauge mainly. I tried reseting it and no changer. I have to turn my turn signal to the right to get them to start working again.
any opinions?

4Jeepn 01-13-2011 08:25 PM

Have you checked the connection behind the dash, I think its all in one plug as I recall.

jasonwrangler 01-13-2011 08:25 PM

hummm check connection and ground.

distortedtj 01-13-2011 08:26 PM

Connector on the back of the gauge cluster. Happens. Pull the gauge cluster clean the connector, apply some dielectric grease and re connect is securely.

whitewrangler70 01-14-2011 05:59 PM

Thanks for all the help guys. Are yall sure I'm not going to have to replace my whole cluster? The previous owner gave me a replacement cluster. I'm worried i may loose my odometer mileage.

ilmjumper 01-14-2011 07:00 PM

Happens to mine every so often, loose connection...I can just smack the top of the dash and they fix themselves :) lol it's not a jeep unless you have to hit something to make it work! Figure I'll pull the whole dash apart when i re do the speakers/radio so i'll wait to fix it


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