Hey there so I’m just wondering if there is a way to brighten the dashboard display. I’ve got the brightness up 100% but are there any led bulbs or just brighter bulbs in general that make the dashboard display and brighter?
Replaced all cluster lights to LED and did a mess, tach does not work, temp gauge all the way up when started have not driven it to see if the odometer works. Any guess on what happened, need a specific type of bulb? Any info would be appreciated.
post 3 are the part numbers for bulbs. These are just for gauge cluster. I haven't done hvac ones yet. They seem OK on mine stiil. It was the gauge ones that were dim ones.
from what i've found in other dash lighting threads, there are 2 74's in the ac panel. i would use same ones as the 2 for the gauges in the linked thread. those ac panel lights might be the next lighting mod for my car....
there are 4 in gauge cluster, 2 small ones and 2 tiny ones. they twist in from back of it, nothing but removing bezel and cluster bolts. you can flip it over frontwards to access the back of it without even unplugging harnesses. just be careful to not scratch cluster lens. the 4 needed for cluster are in post 3 of that thread.....
i am assuming the same 2 74-xHP3 are the ones for ac panel based on threads i read saying 2 74's are needed there. i have had really good luck with superbrightleds website. i will be doing the ac panel ones at some point. need to order 2 more.
You have to undo the cable controls on each side of selector door and just pop out the center dash face containing the cc panel and then maybe take part of that apart to get to bulbs.....maybe. I have to revisit it again to see if bulbs are just twist into back of panel. If so then seems like they could be monkeyhanded out and back in without removing the cable controls for blend door.