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Aran ,it started out w/ oil gauge and has excelled to no

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Aran ,it started out w/pinner oil gauge and has excelled to no idiot lights or gauges. Asked at dealer said bring in we'll check it out.my question is does cluster have to be linked to computer by dealer? have gone through fuses, was going to buy kit to replace all mini motors, not sure what to do now?
JA: Most vehicles have two fuse panels. Have you located both?
Customer: one at left a piller on inside wasn't aware of second
JA: What is the model/year of your GM?
Customer: 04 serria
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: tested inside fuses where is second fuse box?
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: If dealer has to set up cluster after motors are replaced?
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: GMC
Expert:  Gary replied 9 months ago.

I am sorry for the long wait

if you replace the stepper motors in the cluster for the needle gauges no you do NOT need to program the cluster afterwards

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