Gauges and light not working on 2002 monte carlo ss?

Asked by Feb 27, 2014 at 06:56 AM about the 2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The 4 gauges on the left hand side of the
dash aren't working and the light on that
side isn't working speedometer and rpm
works fine, whats the problem?

5 Answers

39,125

Monte Carlo has had a lot of gauge problems. The easiest fix is to find the exact gauge cluster on Ebay and swap them out. Have researched the problem and other people sent theirs out to have repaired for $600 or more.

2 of 2 people found this helpful.

Now we had to put water in it today because it got hot the heater was blowing cool air then after put water in it heater started working??

39,125

That was another issue people were having with the Monte. Read numerous posts where the temp gauge would quit working. They would finally change out the thermostat and the problem with the gauge would go away. Sounded like you had bigger issues since the whole left side was dead. Maybe try changing the thermostat. That may fix one gauge.

Thanks so much probably go ahead and change thermostat and guage cluster both..thats what my husband thought it was too was the thermostat..:)

3,155

There should be a fuse panel on the passenger side of the dash. You will have to open the door and pull off the plastic cover to access it. Check inside there for any blown fuses.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Gauges and light not working on 2002 monte carlo ss? 5 answers

    The 4 gauges on the left hand side of the dash aren't working and the light on that side isn't working speedometer and rpm works fine, whats the problem?

    2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 1988 monte carlo ss dash lights not working. 2 answers

    Hello I have a 1988 monte carlo ss and my dash cluster lights are not working. I changed the bolbs in the cluster and checked the fuse. Anything else I can look for? Pulling my hair out now

    1988 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2001 Monte Carlo SS Interior lights not working 5 answers

    I have a 2001 Monte Carlo SS and just recently had a problem with my interior lights. When the lights switch to nighttime, the dash lights, radio lights, PRNDL321 lights, and door lights do not come o...

    2001 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2002 monte carlo overheating on and off 1 answer

    Soooo, 2002 monte carlo nothing special about it. have replaced thermostat, had the system pressure checked, and flushed. It has been bled to check for air a ton of times. The heat stops and then th...

    2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo LS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2001 Monte Carlo SS hard problem. temp gauge not working 1 answer

    Temp gauge was working sometimes. Changed the sensor and the gauge would work. One morning, I started the car with the gauge working. I drove about 10 minutes and the temp gauge stopped working. I wo...

    2001 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Monte Carlo

Looking for a Used Monte Carlo in your area?

CarGurus has 1,421 nationwide Monte Carlo listings starting at $1,995.

ZIP:

Search Chevrolet Monte Carlo Questions

Chevrolet Monte Carlo Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 520
#2 Js08016
Js08016
Reputation 460
#3 John Saffrahn
John Saffrahn
Reputation 410
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Impala
591 Great Deals out of 34,068 listings starting at $899
Used Chevrolet Camaro
242 Great Deals out of 31,193 listings starting at $369
Used Ford Mustang
543 Great Deals out of 45,845 listings starting at $1,999
Used Chevrolet Corvette
149 Great Deals out of 20,681 listings starting at $3,995
Used Pontiac Grand Prix
30 Great Deals out of 2,863 listings starting at $1,600
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,062 Great Deals out of 77,909 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
1,777 Great Deals out of 181,195 listings starting at $250
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
558 Great Deals out of 31,371 listings starting at $1,500
Used Buick Regal
129 Great Deals out of 11,075 listings starting at $2,999

Used Cars For Sale

2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 40 listings starting at $5,000
2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS For Sale
56 listings starting at $5,450
2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 32 listings starting at $2,950

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.