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Old 10-01-2013, 02:04 PM   #1
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I have a 1.8 zetech with a dash fault the mileage clock keeps flashing and the fuel gauge keeps jumping when the key is not in the ignition I know the dash is at fault. My dash part number is 98AB-10849 HK can I put a dash in of the same number but the last letters are different and it work as normal?


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Old 10-01-2013, 03:42 PM   #2
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Old 10-01-2013, 03:57 PM   #3
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American Ford part numbers usually consist of numbers and letters
Non American Ford part numbers , from what I have seen consist of numbers only.
Probably because of the different letters used worldwide e.g. Serbian, Russian, Arabic and so on.
We in the USA and Canada can give a VIN number to Ford parts and the correct number will come up. Non-USA market cars VIN numbers do not work on the USA system
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It's for a uk focus the dash board part number is 98AB-10849HK and I've seen a couple on eBay same type everything matches but apart from the the last 2 letters of the part number so if I fit one will it work?
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If the prefix is the same but the suffix of the part number is different, it usually means a new revision of that part. You could always call up your local dealer and see what part number they show.
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