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Posted: Mon Jun 26, 2006 11:55 pm 
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i took out the gauges in my cluster (EA Falcon) took the needles off, and scanned them in to make custom gauges, like some people have with EF's and stuff. put it all back together, and now my fuel and temp gauges don't work. help!!!

 

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Posted: Mon Jun 26, 2006 11:56 pm 
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did u put the needles on too hard? maybe the needles are stuck

 

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Posted: Tue Jun 27, 2006 12:04 am 
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they move when i turn them with my fingers...

 

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Posted: Tue Jun 27, 2006 8:18 pm 
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Do they move when you blow on them, if not they're to tight. Seriously, they're feather light.

It could also be a wiring issue, check all you're plugs into the cluster.

 

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Posted: Tue Jun 27, 2006 9:59 pm 
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yes the move very easily when i blow on them.

 

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Posted: Tue Jun 27, 2006 10:42 pm 
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perhaps it could be the motor that makes them go up or down,
dont kno much but still trying to help,

 

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Posted: Wed Jun 28, 2006 12:41 am 
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Is often the screw(s) at the back of the gauge to the PCB- if they are loose they dont connect properlyl.

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