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hello everyone. trying to figure out how to get dash light bulbs replaced. have all the trim off but how does the gauge cluster come out and where are the bulbs located. what a pain in the butt! help!!!!!
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Bulbs are on twist caps in back of cluster

Remove long black sills on either side of cluster
Remove headlight knob
Remove bolts under sills
Pull slightly out and take harness off both wts cluster and fuel tank selecter
4 bolts at corners of cluster
Pull slightly out to get at and remove 3 harnesses in back of cluster
There you have it, I believe they are 10 mm bolts/screws, but grab an 8 just in case

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have four corner screws removed but still cant seem to get cluster out far enough to get behind it. its hitting the dash. thanks for your reply do you have any suggestions? thanks again
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Sorry it took a while to reply, you did get it changed now rite.

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