Re: [DML] Console clock- update
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Re: [DML] Console clock- update

There's a transistor right on one corner, right on the edge where the 
solder joints are prone to cracking. This is responsible for the 
illumination, and I've fixed a couple just be re-soldering it.


Mike Cohee wrote:

>Okay...I took the time to take my clock out and see why it does not work. I
>think I figured out why but was wondering if I can fix mine or just buy a
>new one. All 4 wires are in place and look fine. However, about 20 percent
>(the upper right corner) of the circuit board is covered in rust, corrosion,
>soot and look pretty bad. I sprayed it carefully with some contact cleaner
>and wiped with a soft brush. It looks better but still does not work. I
>don't have the know how to trouble shoot a circuit board. Should I stop here
>and get one or is it worth having it looked by anyone. Half the fun with
>this car is bringing things back to life :-) Any input would be great. I
>have a multi-meter and can follow directions. I know the plug is getting 12v
>Mike Cohee

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