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#1 Old 09-28-2015
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Hi folks,
New to slkworld. New to SLK ownership too and just recently bought a 1999 230 Kompressor. It's the original R170 model with what would ostensibly be very low mileage at 80,000 miles and full service history.

I have a problem with dash board light cluster and having removed it and replaced bulbs as per pelicanparts advice, I now have absolutely no dash lights or odometer, speedo, Rev counter readout - nothing.

Appreciate any advice?
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Welcome from Madrid....

Sounds like you didn't push the connectors all the way home when you reinstalled the cluster !
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Welcome from Madrid....

Sounds like you didn't push the connectors all the way home when you reinstalled the cluster !
Welcome from Tampa, Florida.

Sounds like curro is onto something or you blew a fuse!
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