Removal & Installation
See Figures 1 through 12
Fig. Fig. 1: Remove the small plastic instrument panel trim piece from below the steering column by pulling away to disengage the retaining tabs (arrow)
Fig. Fig. 2: Remove the 4 instrument cluster bezel retaining screws
Fig. Fig. 3: Disengage the retaining clips from behind the istrument cluster bezel and pull the bezel away from the dashboard assembly
Fig. Fig. 4: These are the metal clips located behind the instrument cluster bezel
Fig. Fig. 5: Remove the 3 cigar lighter assembly mounting screws
Fig. Fig. 6: After removing the cigar lighter mounting screws, lower the cigar lighter out of the way
Fig. Fig. 7: On the left side of the steering column, remove the rear window defroster switch assembly mounting screw...
Fig. Fig. 8: Remove the instrument cluster assembly retaining screws
Fig. Fig. 9: Pull the instument cluster away from the dash board far enough to disengage the wiring connectors
Fig. Fig. 10: Remove the instrument cluster assembly from the dash board
Fig. Fig. 11: If bulbs in the instrument cluster assembly require replacement, simply turn over the housing to where the sockets are located ...
Fig. Fig. 12: ... then rotate the socket counterclockwise and pull it out
Disconnect the battery ground.
Remove the four instrument panel bezel screws and remove the instrument panel bezel. The bezel is a snap fit at several locations.
Remove the lighter housing screws.
Remove the rear window defroster switch housing screws.
Remove the instrument cluster screws.
Disconnect the speedometer cable.
Pull the cluster part way out and unplug the connectors.
Installation is the reverse of removal.