does it totally not work, or is it just that the lights iluminating the dot matrix are out? If it's the latter, it's a pretty easy fix.
<span style='color:green'>1994 325i </span>- - - 75,000 mi.
No mods - - - very happy as is!
<span style='color:green'>1995 525i </span>- - - 154,000 mi.
No squeaks or rattles... unreal!