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Hi, is the fuse fitting loose in the contact or is it the contact to wiring that's loose?
fuse in the contact. I tried wrapping a small amount of wire on the fuse blade, but that didn't work. Maybe it is the wire on the end
There may be some corrosion on the contact. What you can do is take a pick and scratch the contact and also use the pick to pry the contact out so it makes better contact.
Usually the part where the wire connects to the contact doesn't come lose, but what you can do in that case is remove the fuse box and resolder the wire on the back side.
Let me know how cleaning and tightening the contact goes and we can work further if needed.
that had no effect. I tried bypassing the fuse box altogether, and it worked for a minute. Then I disconnected the battery (hoping to reset something) and it seemed to start working. After a few minutes, it stopped working again. The key chime and dome light seem to share this circuit. I initially thought of a short, but the fuse isn't blowing, and it works for a few minutes at a time
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lets try something simple here..Remove both battery cables from the battery, touch and hold both the - and the + cables together for 5 seconds, then re-install them back to the battery
if this doesnt fix your problem,,i would think your problem is a bad instrument cluster itself
these clusters are known to go bad like this,,
you can get a good buy in a used cluster at your local salvage yard or on www.ebay.com
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