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Old 07-18-2011, 11:58 AM   #1
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Hi All

My 2010 Focus "clock, outside temp and odometer" lights are very dim and almost impossible to read in bright sunlight. I have moved the dimmer wheel from top to bottom and it makes difference. Any ideas?

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Old 07-18-2011, 04:00 PM   #2
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If the dimmer doesn't make a difference that could be the issue, stuck in dim mode. Also check your battery connections are tight and not building up corrosion.
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Old 07-19-2011, 02:29 AM   #3
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Hi All
Found my answer, page 46 in the Focus manual.

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