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    Default Tahoe Instrument Cluster Problems

    Hi everyone. I just joined the site after finding it while researching a problem with the instrument cluster on my 2004 Tahoe. Around 50K miles the guages started acting funny - which I understand is a fairly common issue. I pulled the cluster out and replaced all 6 stepper motors and in the process realized I've got 4 bulbs that are burned out. Rather than buy an entirely new cluster, I'm tring to identify the stock bulbs and find somewhere I can purchase to solder in myself.

    Love the site, really appreciate any help anyone can provide. Thanks!
    2004 Chevy Tahoe 4X4 5.3L V8
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    Welcome to the site!

    Bobby - North Carolina
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    cant help with the bulb thing but the instrument cluster at that mileage is a free replacement at the dealership
    David
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    hi welcome to the site

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    Thanks to everyone for the welcome messages!

    I called the dealership and made an appointment for tomorrow... they said it should be covered as long as it's under 70K miles (currently 58,500) as long as the VIN checks out.

    Now I'm crossing my fingers that the work I already did to replace the bad stepper motors didn't void the warranty!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by taz View Post
    Thanks to everyone for the welcome messages!

    I called the dealership and made an appointment for tomorrow... they said it should be covered as long as it's under 70K miles (currently 58,500) as long as the VIN checks out.

    Now I'm crossing my fingers that the work I already did to replace the bad stepper motors didn't void the warranty!!!
    Below is a Link that goes into Detail about The Special Coverage Adjustment,for the Dash clusters,

    http://www.gmspeedometerrecall.com/

    MIKE


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    Welcome to the site. Good luck with the dealer.

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    Welcome.............
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    Hi, and welcome to the site!
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