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Compass/thermometer has no display

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Nolazach, Aug 15, 2011.

  1. Aug 15, 2011 at 10:35 PM
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    Nolazach

    Nolazach [OP] Well-Known Member

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    An ARE camper shell, a 1000w power inverter.
    Is there a fuse to change?

    How do I pop it off?

    I'm trying to get it working, I like to not have a blank screen staring at me.

    Also, I think the red leds in the cluster got to go; so i know my first mod..
     
  2. Aug 15, 2011 at 10:38 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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  3. Aug 15, 2011 at 10:40 PM
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    After you search the thread, if you don't want to try the solder job yourself, find an electronics repair shop, explain the problem to them and they can fix it.
     
  4. Aug 16, 2011 at 12:06 AM
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    Yeah OP .. in the 05s and 06s that's a pretty common problem, and a pretty easy one to fix.
     
  5. Aug 16, 2011 at 12:19 AM
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    Fix was simple and has worked for maybe 10K so far?
     
  6. Aug 16, 2011 at 8:04 AM
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    Nolazach

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    An ARE camper shell, a 1000w power inverter.

    Soldering is a-OK with me. I have four irons, two guns and tons of tips. I fix PCB boards for appliances all the time, and own an eletrical repair company, so I should be fine.

    Can't wait to change out the gauge LEDs..

    Thanks for the help guys!!
     
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