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2000 chevy cavalier, just replaced the negative battrey

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2000 chevy cavalier, just...

2000 chevy cavalier, just replaced the negative battrey cable and turn signal relay and multi function switch, worked fine for one day, now my fuel, rpm and temp gauges goes to zero when I start driving

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? Has the car been starting normally?

About 124000 miles, car runs great

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Cavalier yourself? What have you tried so far?

Fixing it myself, checked all fuses, and have been looking for any wires that have been rubbed raw but so far nothing

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Nothing I can think of

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Using a scan tool. Is the computer showing accurate readings for these gauges?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
When they work they are accurate
Chevy Mechanic: Chris (aka-Moose), Technician replied 7 months ago

When those gauges fail, are there other gauges that still work?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Those are the only gauges I have, when the car starts going the gauges work until I get to about 15 mph then all three gauges go to zero
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Also when the gauges fail I'm hearing a clicking sound from under the dash
Chevy Mechanic: Chris (aka-Moose), Technician replied 7 months ago

So the speedometer keeps on working though the other gauges are not, correct?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
The speedometer also fails
Chevy Mechanic: Chris (aka-Moose), Technician replied 7 months ago

Thanks, ***** ***** to get the cluster out to monitor the power and ground wires. Is that something you can do with my help?

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