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We own a 2011 Mitsubishi Montero Sport GTV.

We noticed that the dashboard lights were dimmer than normal. What could possibly cause this? Would replacing the battery fix this?

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Probably too obvious, but is the dashboard light intensity adjustable? Some cars have a tiny knob on the dash for this adjustment. – jensgram Dec 27 '12 at 12:45
Similar to what jensgram said... My wife's Civic was the same way after replacing the battery. Instead of the knob or dial I was used to, you had to press the +/- buttons on the dash. Check your owner's manual to see if yours is adjustable like that. – JOpuckman Dec 27 '12 at 18:41
Hi @jensgram, I checked the Montero and it did not have a knob or dial to adjust the lights. Any other ideas? – user1928162 Dec 29 '12 at 2:01
up vote 1 down vote accepted

Turns out it was just the battery. Had it replaced today and dashboard lights were back to normal. Thanks for the help!

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