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Old 09-11-2003, 11:49 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i have a 1993 i and the gauges all of the sudden went dead incleded are the speedometer, rpms,gas and temperature funny thing about the temperature is that on the stand still it blinks and stays on red the car also has this beeeeping sound i checked all fuses and they are good i checked the manuel but its not specific on what fuse or relay need tgo b checked please help me
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Old 09-25-2003, 04:18 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I looked up the diagram for your 325 and it is fuse #23,27,31,and 46 they are all located in the power distribution box in the rear left side of the engine compartment.

Also you can run a test on the cluster by doing the following,

with the key off, push and hold down the mileage reset button, with the button held down turn the ign. key one click to the acc. position, wait for about 5 secs, and it should start displaying numbers, let go , and it should run a test on all the gauges at oncepegging them all out then back to nothing.

that might help you troubleshoot whether it is a power prob. or not.

hope this helps.
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Old 09-27-2003, 09:33 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Yea , check fuse 23 , it controls your cluster .
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