Dash Bezel around Gauges - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
 

Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Older, Classic & Antique Trucks > 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks
Log In 


1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 1987 - 1996 Ford F-150, F-250, F-350 and larger pickups - including the 1997 heavy-duty F250/F350+ trucks

Dash Bezel around Gauges

Reply
 
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 03-13-2005, 11:39 AM
CantedValve CantedValve is offline
New User
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Posts: 19
CantedValve is starting off with a positive reputation.
Dash Bezel around Gauges

Hello! I have a 1994 F150. I have a problem with the black bezel that holds the AC vents and the 4x4 buttons. THe button cluster is held to the bezel with a pair of screws. The screw bosses have broken off. Same story for the fuel tank switch and the clips that hold the bezel to the dash (those broke while I was trying to get the bezel off to fix the preceeding problems). I have had no luck with glue.

Basically, I am looking at having to get a new one. Can replacements be found (be they NOS or aftermarket) for this piece? Anyone have one in good condition they would part with? I looked on ebay with no luck.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 03-13-2005, 12:51 PM
frederic's Avatar
frederic frederic is offline
Post Fiend
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: New Jersey
Posts: 6,207
frederic is a name known to allfrederic is a name known to allfrederic is a name known to allfrederic is a name known to allfrederic is a name known to allfrederic is a name known to all
they're on ebay every so often. I see them in junkyards once in a blue moon also.

If the breakage is on the back side, not the front, you can fill in the screw hole area with epoxy, then redrill the holes.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 03-13-2005, 04:02 PM
frdtruc1 frdtruc1 is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: hebron, ct
Posts: 155
frdtruc1 is starting off with a positive reputation.
Check out LMC Truck catalog @ www.LMCtruck.com
You can order a catalog (free) specific to your year. They have 2 full pages on dashboard compontents in the winter issue that I have. It is an excellent reference to decide on getting new, aftermarket, or junkyard parts.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 03-13-2005, 05:09 PM
CantedValve CantedValve is offline
New User
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Posts: 19
CantedValve is starting off with a positive reputation.
Thank you very much guys!
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 03-13-2005, 07:15 PM
MemOrex MemOrex is offline
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: B/CS, Texas!!
Posts: 2,665
MemOrex is starting off with a positive reputation.
Back when my dad drove this truck, the Fuel switch screws broke. He used super glue and it looks bad. It kinda 'melted' the plastic. Don't use super glue.
Reply With Quote
Old 03-13-2005, 07:15 PM
 
 
 
Reply


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Instrument Bezel Question. 2005REDFX4 Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 2 10-21-2014 06:13 PM
Instrument Bezel Question. 2005REDFX4 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 4 09-27-2014 11:01 AM
binding cylinder inside ignition switch Becky_is_a_66 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 19 07-11-2014 04:20 PM
1978 F250 with a/c & spotlight - no left vent? hhight 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 6 07-10-2014 10:44 AM
Dash Bezel trade? 4x4slik 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 8 05-16-2014 09:01 AM


Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Older, Classic & Antique Trucks > 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks

Tags
1993, 1994, 1996, 2008, 78, bezel, broke, clips, dash, dashboard, f150, ford, gauge, guage, hole, screw

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:35 PM.

 

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 AC2
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Advertising - Terms of Use - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Jobs
This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. FordŽ is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company.

vbulletin Admin Backup