Speedometer or Other Instrument Panel Gauge May Work Erratically on GMC Yukon Denali

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The speedometer or other instrument panel gauge may begin to work erratically at times. Our technicians tell us that the instrument cluster must be sent to a repair facility to correct this fault. The warranty has been extended on some of these units to 7 years or 70,000 miles.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 112,959 (45,000–200,000)
10 model years affected: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, more2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2013
78 people reported this problem
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The speedodometer and the RPM guage stopped working at most of every time that the SERVICE TIRE MONITOR appeared on the message center.
speedometor and all other guages stopped working
Entire instrument panel with speedometer and all gages including the digital readout works erratically. It was recalled in 2007 & replaced now it is not working again! Quite a safety hazard when you don't know your speed you are traveling and all gages including rpm stop functioning. Why won't GM replace it again if there is a problem AGAIN?
We just started having a problem with our denali. All of a sudden our instrument panel went black and all our gauges stop working but when we hit a bump. It all came back on then after we shut the rig off the panel shut back down
The gas gauge broke as well as my oil pressure gauge (it is pinned at 80). six months later, my speedometer is now broken. No money to fix!
4 of the gauges were sending false readings. I bought the motors on Ebay for 25.00 and with very little skills I replaced and works perfect again.
The speedometer works erratically at times. The repair shop told me that the instrument cluster needs to be replace. I have no warranty on the vehicle
Speedometer and other gages began to work erractically
I had the yukon serviced costing me $400 +dollars for a
Problem that still exist but the auto repair shop wants to
charge me an additional fee. Stating that the whole cluster
must be replaced.
same cluster problem speedometer works when it wants 120miles per hour when only goin 55
My problem started happening only when I was driving a long distance. I would look down and I was going "0",1st the speedo, then the tach, now the voltage...bummer!
RPM guage erratic as well as speedometer . Removed instrument panel for stepper motor replacement for all gauges. Sent to Repair facility in Texas. All motors and replaced for $125 flat fee. Very quick turn around. Vehicle can be driven without instrument cluster while waiting for repair.
Easy DIY repair.
Both speedometer and the fuel gage work erratically... the oil gage stopped working and just hang down....its not fix...
The gage cluster went out on my vehicle
gauges not working on speedometer after service tire monitor appeared...false readings sometimes then other times there is no functioning at all.
When I start my vehicle, the face on my stereo is very dim, and the odometer panel, as well as the temperature control panel appear to not be working. After a while, the stereo and the other panels light back up and I can see my mileage and the temperate settings in my car.
Instrument in dash board flickers
Dashboard want come on
All my gauges stop working, fir everything st the Indicator Lights kept on flickering, and stop working
Dash stop working,everything.
Same problem