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07-06-2014, 09:50 AM
Was driving home Friday night, and Nav lights quit working. I noticed the lighted toggle switch was off, and then checked all the lights, and they were off. I got in Saturday, and checked the breaker. It was tripped, so I pushed it back in, but nothing happened when I flipped the toggle switch. I kept messing with it throughout the day, and one time I flipped the Nav lights toggle switch, and it shut the radio off. That just happened once, though, so not sure what that was about. I looked under the dash, but it's just a mess of wires. I have no clue what I should be looking for. Any ideas?

07-06-2014, 11:18 AM
Check under the dash behind the switches. The connections on the switches could be coming loose. It starts with the nav lights, but you could lose the pump and blower. I used a cable tie to keep it from coming apart again.

I have an 03 as well.

07-06-2014, 11:36 AM
I'm I looking at one of the plugged connections, or an actual wired connection to the board behind the switches?

07-06-2014, 11:40 AM
On my boat, there is a board that plugs into all the switches, that's what I had coming loose. It was working loose front the center of the boat. That is what I used a cable tie to keep in place.

07-06-2014, 11:45 AM
Ok. Going to check it out, right now. Will post how it turns out.

07-06-2014, 12:08 PM
So, the board seems to be pretty tight to the dash. Every time we try to turn lights on, there is a little plastic thing behind temp gauge that lights up, then breaker pops. These related?

07-06-2014, 12:10 PM
I pulled the plastic thing out. It is a bulb. Is this my problem?

07-06-2014, 01:09 PM
Unfortunately, bulb is not the problem.