Instrument Cluster Displays May Lose Pixels on Mercedes-Benz CLK320

The instrument cluster display may lose pixels and need replacement. However, if the back lighting bulbs for the odometer display in the center of the cluster burn out, they can be replaced.

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Average mileage: 98,724 (21,000–178,000)
6 model years affected: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, more2002, 2003
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2002 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 125,000 mi,
Pixels for gear location and clock displays are almost unreadable. Any idea how a fix should cost?
My temperature and my clock and my shift pixels are going crazzy. They are all turning off one by one. Can it be fixed? Or do I have to replace the instrument cluster ?
2003 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 65,840 mi,
Clock and Temp unreadable
2002 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 150,000 mi,
Pixels for gear indication are unintelligible.
2001 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 133,000 mi,
Center displaying telemetry including, gas milage, speed, etc is out.
1999 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 90,000 mi,
The instrument cluster display has lost pixels
2002 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 55,000 mi,
Cannot read clock because losing pixels.
2003 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 80,000 mi,
So far I haven't had the clock fixed because the whole front part needs to be removed, but it sometimes looks like alien time!
2001 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 120,000 mi,
Pixels went out. I just left them. I'd like to know the outside temp and the gear the car's in, but whatever...
2003 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 21,000 mi,
pixels burnrd out in dash
2003 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 90,000 mi,
Pixels that show the time are not all functioning. Has not been fixed.
The digital clock has lost pixels, cannot read it. Would like to change it out but cannot find any reference to the part online.
2002 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 178,000 mi,
Lost pixels for gear indicator and clock. Very annoying to look at.
2003 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 100,000 mi,
instrument panel display, lost pixels. brake light failure & warnings displayed.
1998 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 92,600 mi,
Cluster display had a few pixels out for some time . Now all went out at once.
2001 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 69,000 mi,
Temperature pixels not working
dose not read shift our the time