4123RE: [bmw e28] Instrument panel illumination
- 23 Jan 10:05On Monday 23 January 2006 12:30 PM, Alan Myler - at
> The instrument panel illumination on my e28 is veryweak.
It's not just the brightness or dimmer control is it?
My dimmer "wheel", beside the headlight switch, is an
old, classic rheostat. They are susceptible to
oxidation. So, periodically, I roll the wheel from top
to bottom and quickly at the ends to scrape clean the
contacts. It always improves the progressiveness and
Personally, I like to dim down controls very low for
night driving. But I know what you mean. In "medium"
light, like at dusk, I'd like that they do a bit