|06/06/2005 10:55:09||Simon C||None of my instrument backup lights are working (the indicator, high beam and low fuel warning lights are working though).
I've replaced the bulbs and checked the fuses - is there a relay switch I should look out for, or something else that may have become disconnected?
I would really appreciate any help you can give me!
|06/06/2005 12:24:57||Alistair||Check the condition of the rheostat, they die after a while due to corrosion of the contacts. I would just bypass the rheostat by joining the two wires together.|
|06/06/2005 12:40:24||Richard||Quite common this problem, do as above to check if this is the case.|
|06/06/2005 14:04:20||Steve H||Ive never seen a 96 where the rheostat has worked.|
|06/06/2005 16:45:23||Richard||I have two out, so that's a 50pc failure rate, the other two are ok. I will take one out sometime and see what I can do with them or source a replacement.|
|06/06/2005 17:36:04||Simon C||Thanks for replying - I'll look into it tonight.|
|06/06/2005 21:38:41||Simon Coleman||Thanks fellas - worked a treat - I can now see how slowly I'm going - in the dark!|