Failure of Instrument Panel Lighting Due to Faulty Panel Dimmer Module on Pontiac Grand Am

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The instrument panel and switch backlighting may fail due to a faulty dimmer control module. A failed module will require replacement.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 143,274 (116,000–180,000)
10 model years affected: 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, more1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001
13 people reported this problem
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None of my dash, climate control or gearshift lights are working. Ive checked fuse and dimmer control shift. Nothing i can see is wrong
No dashboard lamps light, checked fuses, repair person could not find source. Not fixed
Dash lights do not come on when you turn on the car. Also fuse #45 keeps blowing.
Speedometer dora Not light. Headlights come after in gear.