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Username Post: 78 malibu classic gauges not working        (Topic#331494)
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12-22-15 07:49 PM - Post#2597153    

i just got this 78 malibu classic it has 61k miles when i got it already had a after market coolant gauge the clock dont work and gas hand floats like crazy and the oil gauge goes crazy sometimes and some times dont work i can tap on the top part of the dash and it all works like it should for a few seconds. any ideas?


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12-23-15 01:52 AM - Post#2597175    
    In response to 93chevyz71

bad connection at the back of the gauge cluster.
I would take it apart to see if its plugged in allright.
maybe they took it apart and forced it back in and something got bend

1973 Chevy Impala
1977 Chevy Blazer
1979 Chevy truck
1981 Buick Skylark
1973 Plymouth Duster
1979 Pontiac Sunbird
and two bikes

Edited by roadmouse on 12-23-15 01:53 AM. Reason for edit: No reason given.

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12-23-15 10:33 AM - Post#2597262    
    In response to 93chevyz71

  • 93chevyz71 Said:
i just got this 78 malibu classic.....

There is a dedicated Malibu/G-body subsection down in the Chevelle section.


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