Originally Posted by salukee
Caught the Ford parts guy at quitting time, bought his only one in stock -$270. Installed new GEM. Nothing has changed. No gauges, no idiot lights except seat belts and battery. Double checked all fuses and swapped them around just to triple check (swapped 5s with known working 5s and 50s with 50w).
Everything else still works.
Might seem like a stupid response but it could be the cluster is shot. Proper wiring diagram and diagnostics would be needed, or any other suggestions will be nothing more than a guess.
And of course we can only guess that you received the correct GEM.