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I have a 2000 Ford focus zx3. My cluster lights, radio and…

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I have a 2000...

I have a 2000 Ford focus zx3. My cluster lights, radio and climate lights no longer come on

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?

Dashboard lights. Radio lights and the heating and air conditioning lights

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

I have changed the switch but that still didn't work. I was told I need a new cluster by a mechanic but I don't see how that's possible

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

The green lights for the miles and radio station still work however which is odd

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Ford
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Ford Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 7 months ago
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Ford Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 7 months ago

so everything is functions just not the backlights is that correct?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
My lights in my dashboard do not work excluding the where the mileage is and the radio lights and also the climate control lights
Ford Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 7 months ago

Ok check fuse 62 and 31 in the main fuse panel underhood, check with voltmeter to ensure your getting full battery voltage and continuity

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Both fuses are good
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