Turn this left and right in the night and see if it makes any diffrence. Certain add-ons by avforums.com ©2013 M2N Ltd. I've checked all the fuses so it aint them It has been flickered for a few weeks but now it's all gone thanks in advance stevesos29-02-2008, 12:03 PMYeah it's a pain, I also spoke to a guy who comes to our works (body shop) he does all our airbag resets dash resets coding etc etc and he said the clocks can be this contact form
Best regards, Sean. There should not be any custom wiring, soldering, or clipping of wires required to replace your instrument panel. 3 Use the screws to secure the new instrument cluster. Posting Quick Reply - Please WaitPosting Quick Reply - Please Wait « Previous Thread | Next Thread Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests) Thread Also someone looks to have made up a crude wire from one side to the other of the contacts wrapped around which I re-did. http://www.audiworld.com/forums/a8-s8-d3-platform-discussion-60/dashboard-lights-not-working-2843875/
even if you didnt touch them they might have jumped out of position when you were moving the dash around. But as soon as I disconnect the Battery then re-connect it around a minute later, everything comes back to life immediately & I am able to start my car. Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. Probably irrelevant but my radio turns off if hit bump or push buttons hard !
after 5 miles driving they would kick in). NULL #6 CraigClark, Sep 10, 2012 Artimus Shortback Joined: May 9, 2012 Messages: 2,009 Likes Received: 479 Might try checking the engine earth strap isn't too corroded or loose. ................................................ I managed to take the below picture last time it happened, this is all I get until I remove the negative lead from the battery, leave it disconnected for a minute Audi A4 Dash Lights Not Working On a few occasions since I've had the Car, I've come out of the house to find that the Car won't start.
Flag as duplicate Thanks! Audi A4 Dash Lights Flickering Reply With Quote 05-29-201103:11 AM #8 Cristisor View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Established Member Two Rings Join Date Dec 09 2010 AZ Member # 68045 I have an A3 2001 model and I had to get a gearbox change. http://www.audifans.net/ftopict-9303-.html The same fault which occurs in A3's, wherebye all the instruments either go haywire or some refuse to register at all.
See, I was thinking it could be the battery initially but then the fact that the Stereo & other things worked fine kind of put me off of the idea. Audi A3 Instrument Cluster Fault No speedo, rev counter, fuel gauge, millage counter or clock. the best way to fix it is by taking the entire cluster out, the safty purple things come out really easy with a long thin screw driver lift it up and I had the Battery changed for a brand new one, however this only made slight improvement.
or 2. http://www.vwaudiforum.co.uk/forum/archive/index.php/t-28137.html?s=71e0b381df1fe456aa6db9ae30b5c69d Thanks a lot Nick. _________________Audi Cabriolet 2.0E '1996' Metallic Green nickb Needs to get out more Joined: Feb 16, 2004 Posts: 120 Location: Surrey, UK Posted: Tue Oct 04, 2005 5:46 Audi A3 Dashboard Lights Dim There's loads of stuff on instrument clusters and stalks)...Sorry _________________2000/w Audi A4 1.8T quattro Sport Proud sponsor of the snack food industry. Audi A3 Dashboard Display Fault The only difficult bit is squeezing the dash out between the steering wheel and dash but its mor fiddly than difficult.
p.s. http://sohohosting.net/audi-a3/audi-a3-indicator-lights-not-working.html Type/Undecided Segments loading... Up next Audi A3 2001 8L instrument cluster's defect - solved - Duration: 1:21. Try changing this fuse, make sure it is the same rating. Audi Dashboard Lights Fading
Stay logged in XenForo add-ons by Waindigo™ ©2015 Waindigo Ltd. The only bulb that's gone on mine is the one that illuminates 120-160 mph on the speedo, and I never need to see that bit. _________________Gareth. Would using the lighter socket to get power to the car blow out these bulbs? navigate here Reply With Quote 05-18-201102:25 PM #3 audifirst View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Veteran Member Four Rings Join Date Feb 08 2005 AZ Member # 5184
Add to Want to watch this again later? Audi A3 Dash Lights Flickering Im inclined to say the whole dash light issue points to a bad earth or electrical problem. If not the problem is your dash bulbs need replacing.
Thanks NULL #22 CraigClark, Nov 15, 2012 CraigClark New Member Joined: Feb 29, 2012 Messages: 12 Likes Received: 0 mike foster said: ↑ PM sent with details of VAG specialist The warning lights all work as in ESP and airback and parking, indicator lights work as to headlights. Removing the trim around your dash board often involves starting by removing parts of the center console to gain access to the fastening bolts for the dash. Refer to the service Audi A3 Dashboard Repair We'd really appreciate it!
nickb Needs to get out more Joined: Feb 16, 2004 Posts: 120 Location: Surrey, UK Posted: Wed Sep 21, 2005 6:59 pm Thanks a lot Si and co for the really i am wondering if it is another problem with the cars wiring or just blown bulbs _________________Got TWO NOW 8v 2ltr + 5cyl 2.3 = no time 2 into 1 WILL If anyone can offer any ideas on how to fix without having to feed the Audi dealer sharks or have experience of Auidi putting their short arms into their deep pockets his comment is here As I mentioned before, I took Paulgo's switch apart, everything down the the last fiddly little tiny spring, cleaned everything up and refitted it, still didn't fix the begger.
Useful Searches Recent Posts Garage Reviews Garage Reviews Quick Links Most Active Members New Items Competitions Competitions Quick Links Competition Index Rules, Terms & Conditions Parts Request Parts Request Quick Links Maybe worth e mailing or calling them to see what they think, for £135 that they seem to charge I would rather repair my own cluster than replace with one with Good luck in getting yours sorted. The clock and temperature guage aren't illuminated when you turn the lights on though the rest of the gauges and the DIS are. #4 Cobstar, Jun 16, 2003 ZAF Member
If you want to get involved, click one of these buttons! My dashboard light doesn't light up as well as my light switch and hazard light doesn't work anymore :-( Thanks, Thomas 03-09-2014, 09:45 AM #4 Sci-fi_Wasabi Audiworld Junior Member http://www.audi-sport.net/vb/a3-s3-sportback-8p-chassis/171380-help-please-car-wont-start.html The car was trailored away to where we bought it and when they rolled it of the recovery truck, it started! Vorsprung Durch Technik...very disappointing technology!
Thanks, Hoovers Dad. the light under the ashtray and the lights behind the sunroof and interior lights switches). It's a bit of a wrestle but they WILL come past the wheel. vHinZel 9,495 views 6:58 Audi A3 running rough - Duration: 2:09.
The guy said that if it is this, to rebuild the clocks it would be £350.