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Old 11-27-2009, 03:17 PM   #1
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Default Shifter light (4EAT) is out

The light that lights up the auto-shifter is out in my car. The light that shows P,R,N,D,3,2,1. Is there a bulb for this? Or several bulbs? How do I replace/repair this light?

Its pretty annoying at night, hard to see what gear you're in.
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Old 11-27-2009, 05:50 PM   #2
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there are lights in it, just pop out the pieces around it and you will be able to get to it, i dont have any pics but its about a 15 min job, not too hard
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Old 11-27-2009, 06:28 PM   #3
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take the shifter shroud apart as best as possible and under there youll see a single bulb. should be the same as the bulbs that go in the back of the gauge cluster. they are standard instrument panel bulbs, get them anywhere.
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Old 11-27-2009, 07:56 PM   #4
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Like everyone else said, theres a single bulb under there. I'd check fuses first. If it's not the fuse, then removing the trim requires a switch between removing phillips-head screws and carefully popping out plastic bezels, but the whole process should take under ten minutes to remove all the trim and get to the bulb.
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Old 09-29-2018, 08:07 AM   #5
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bumping cause i need to do this
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