cluster panel lights on 1991 GMC Sonoma

my panel lights will not turn on. its hard to see what speed im going at night. my friend changed the fuse but it keeps going out?. im stumped

Asked by for the 1991 GMC Sonoma
You probably have a short to ground in the wiring between the fuse and the dash. I think in your vehicle the dashlights and the running lights run off the same fuse buy I'm not sure from the wiring diagrams I have. You have to look for damaged wiring or a problem in a connector somewhere. See if the running lights are out, too. If not, then the systems run off different fuses.
You may want to look up an auto electrical shop if you have no luck.