Dash panel lights dim.

Asked by Apr 25, 2017 at 09:57 AM about the 2000 Subaru Outback Base Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I just bought a 2000 Subaru Legacy Outback Wagon and I noticed, that night, that
the dash panel is very dim!!! Guy I bought it from put a new battery in it. Is this the
alternator?? Something else???

2 Answers

76,915

Check to make sure you did not accidentally turn the instrument light level down. There is a wheel by the head light switch to adjust the light level.

5,540

Ta dah! Test also by turning headlights on/off, watching display. Then find the rocker switch FOR mentioned.

Your Answer

Subaru Outback Experts

  • #1
    Markw1952
    Reputation
    8,000
  • #2
    TheSubaruGuruBoston
    Reputation
    2,610
  • #3
    F_O_R
    Reputation
    2,370
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Subaru Forester
63 Great Deals out of 987 listings starting at $1,670
Used Subaru Impreza
64 Great Deals out of 818 listings starting at $2,495
Used Subaru Legacy
26 Great Deals out of 436 listings starting at $3,490
Used Honda CR-V
55 Great Deals out of 2,582 listings starting at $1,997
Used Toyota RAV4
51 Great Deals out of 3,220 listings starting at $2,495
Used Toyota 4Runner
6 Great Deals out of 474 listings starting at $5,990
Used Toyota Highlander
24 Great Deals out of 678 listings starting at $838
Used Toyota Tacoma
40 Great Deals out of 884 listings starting at $5,990
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
101 Great Deals out of 2,793 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Camry
56 Great Deals out of 1,964 listings starting at $750
Used Honda Accord
82 Great Deals out of 1,054 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford Escape
196 Great Deals out of 5,621 listings starting at $1,215

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Subaru Outback For Sale
72 listings starting at $30,700
2017 Subaru Outback For Sale
13 Great Deals out of 98 listings starting at $28,085
2016 Subaru Outback For Sale
25 listings starting at $25,495
2015 Subaru Outback For Sale
8 Great Deals out of 120 listings starting at $16,999
2014 Subaru Outback For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 59 listings starting at $14,795

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.