HomeHome  PortalPortal  CalendarCalendar  GalleryGallery  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  Log in  

Share | 
 

 twilight sentinel stopped working 1995 Roadmaster

Go down 
AuthorMessage
snellden



Posts : 1
Join date : 2017-10-16

PostSubject: twilight sentinel stopped working 1995 Roadmaster   Mon Oct 16, 2017 12:35 pm

My twilight sentinel has stopped working. changed the sentinel thumb switch on the dash, the headlight switch, to no avail. It sounds like could be the photo cell in the center of the dashpad? Has anyone changed one of these. I have to find one in a junk yard, as part number 10067986 , shows no longer available on line.

Your help would be appreciated. Its a slight pain to have to pull out the headlight switch to make the dash lights work, etc.

Dennis
Back to top Go down
silverfox103
Moderator
avatar

Posts : 2860
Join date : 2008-11-05
Age : 69
Location : Littleton, NH & St. Simons, GA

PostSubject: Re: twilight sentinel stopped working 1995 Roadmaster   Mon Oct 16, 2017 12:53 pm

It's been a while, but I remember a similar problem. Ended up replacing the "chime box" in the passenger side kick panel. Not 100% sure, but I believe that was the solution.

Tom
Back to top Go down
Fred Kiehl

avatar

Posts : 4730
Join date : 2009-11-13
Age : 69
Location : Largo, FL 33774

PostSubject: Re: twilight sentinel stopped working 1995 Roadmaster   Mon Oct 16, 2017 10:41 pm

The white box behind the PS kick panel is the TS controller. They are noted to have some bad solder joints. Pull it, and check for cold solder joints and ones that are not making contact. Cold solder joints look dull vs. good ones are shiny.
Back to top Go down
95BRMW

avatar

Posts : 1659
Join date : 2009-08-15
Age : 34
Location : Connecticut

PostSubject: Re: twilight sentinel stopped working 1995 Roadmaster   Fri Oct 20, 2017 3:53 pm

Back to top Go down
turnofftheradio



Posts : 91
Join date : 2016-08-19
Age : 40
Location : Dearborn, MI

PostSubject: Re: twilight sentinel stopped working 1995 Roadmaster   Mon Oct 23, 2017 7:55 am

95BRMW wrote:
My write up on fixing the module:
http://www.impalassforum.com/vBulletin/26-electrical/228954-twilight-sentinel-repair.html
I followed that thread to fix mine. Worked like a charm!
mine worked but no dash lights. there was a cracked solder joint in there. I redid them all while in there. took very little time.
Back to top Go down
81X11

avatar

Posts : 9516
Join date : 2010-06-23
Age : 44
Location : Round Rock Texas

PostSubject: Re: twilight sentinel stopped working 1995 Roadmaster   Mon Oct 23, 2017 10:27 am

turnofftheradio wrote:
95BRMW wrote:
My write up on fixing the module:
http://www.impalassforum.com/vBulletin/26-electrical/228954-twilight-sentinel-repair.html
I followed that thread to fix mine.  Worked like a charm!
mine worked but no dash lights.  there was a cracked solder joint in there.  I redid them all while in there.  took very little time.

To chime in, had the same issue on my '96 Roady Wagon in 2011, and it was a very easy fix, and still working fine all these years later!

-Mike
Back to top Go down
Brandt51

avatar

Posts : 100
Join date : 2017-08-14
Location : Las Vegas Nevada

PostSubject: Re: twilight sentinel stopped working 1995 Roadmaster   Sat Nov 04, 2017 12:43 pm

Mine stays on all the time...but my windshield is tinted to 38%...Hahaha
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: twilight sentinel stopped working 1995 Roadmaster   

Back to top Go down
 
twilight sentinel stopped working 1995 Roadmaster
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Mobile version not working on my site
» Image Resizing Has Stopped Working
» #1386 Widget Latest topics stopped working.
» pfdtool.exe has stopped working Error
» James Connolly: A Working Class Hero

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
GM Longroof Forum :: Longroof Tech :: Wagon General Discussion-
Jump to: