My 2003 Focus (manual 1.6) has recently developed a problem whereby
randomly the speedometer, rev counter and temperature indicator will
all go to zero, the odometer will blank out, and the engine management
light comes on. A while later, they all come back on and the engine
light goes out.
Sensor" but this only seemed to be people saying their speedometer went
to zero; if the other dials are being lost too, does that still
indicate the speed sensor or could it be something else?
I took it to a garage but they couldn't figure out what the problem was
... apparently they plugged their computer in and it didn't show any
Thanks -- it seems that was exactly the case. After a couple of failed
attempts to repair the instrument cluster, the garage gave up and
replaced it with a new one, and since then I've had no problems.
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