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im going to jump it off my moms car when she gets home. I checked a bunch of fuses and didnt find any blown ones.... or maybe it would be safe to put a 15A fuse in place of the 10A?? But the by the description you are presenting is more like ignition related.

Do not install a bigger fuse. :nono: twstice04-24-2004, 02:51 PMyea, im gunna take it to an electromechanic monday. If anyone can help i would greatly appreciate it. ..thanks.. 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 Automotive Network, Inc., Copyright ©2016

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but i guess its not that easy this time. but where is the BCU? like the battery is really low...

there was a little 10A fuse blown, i think it was called I/P Electronics Ignition Feed. Just go to an electromechanic. And in my case when the ignition switch failed everything looks normal the problem was inside the connector itself. None Of My Gauges Work On My Dashboard kilroypr04-22-2004, 11:53 AMDo not install a bigger fuse.

but on a sadder note, the fuse blew again today on the way home, looks like im gunna have to keep replacing fuses unless i can find where the short Car Gauges Stop Working While Driving If you install a bigger fuse any cable could over heat and burn the sorounding material causing a fire on your car. 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

thanks again for ur help.

But have an electromechanic look at it. Dash Gauges Not Working Silverado 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 Show him the fuse and the circuit it goes and let him look for the short circuit. Ill let ya know what happens when she gets back.

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Hopefully everything is back to normal now. 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 Dashboard Gauges Dont Work 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. Dashboard Gauges Not Working Problems kilroypr04-18-2004, 02:41 PMWell that is better suited to an electromechanic.

but this time, it really screwed up bad. ....but im going to go look at the ignition switch real quick, thanks. prolly not....but maybe..? kilroypr04-18-2004, 01:36 PMMan 2 things. Im hoping that the battery just got drained b/c of that blown fuse. My Instrument Panel Is Not Working

do u have any idea? kilroypr04-25-2004, 11:45 PMNO idea Add your comment to this topic! 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 Source thanks for ur help.

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 Gauge Cluster Lights Not Working i wonder how much it will cost? Looks like the BCU does not detect that the car is supposed to be running and behaves like the ignition key is off.

The BCU does not know that the car is running to activate the car instrumentation.

oh yea....something i left out..... Is like when you turn on the light and open the door that the chime would come on. Sorry but I just imagine you and all of the sudden the car starts chming and all the instruments going bezerk twstice04-18-2004, 02:20 PMok, i looked under the dash, and jiglled Instrument Cluster Not Working Chevy Silverado twstice04-20-2004, 05:00 PMwell, it cranked up and ran perfect yesterday, and i drove it today, actually works better than

kilroypr04-18-2004, 04:59 PMSorry, but if is the cables under the dash then it is not that expensive. 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. help plz Dashboard -speedo, tach, HUD, and gas gauges stopped working! Automotive Forums .com Car Chat > Pontiac > Grand Prix > Dashboard -speedo, tach, HUD, and gas gauges stopped working!

That would explain the chime when you turn the lights on at night :lol2:. kilroypr04-18-2004, 02:10 PMThe BCU, I have never looked for it on my GTP. twstice04-19-2004, 06:14 PMok, ...i just figured out what was wrong with all the stuff on the dash... help plz twstice04-18-2004, 01:11 PMThe weirdest thing happened today.....

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.