[200q20v] ABS switch bulb

C1J1Miller at aol.com C1J1Miller at aol.com
Sun Jul 15 15:58:02 EDT 2001

In a message dated 7/15/01 12:52:02 PM Eastern Daylight Time, 
stevequattro at aol.com writes:

> After soldering and/or pluging in new bulbs in the dash and switches 
>  throughout the interior of my 200 20v, I found that the simple plug in 
>  in my 'ABS' switch was unmarked.
>  I have been to 3 different Radio Shack locations with the bulb as well as 
>  Napa. Each has had 1 or 2 bulbs to try, but none have worked at all. The 
>  socket is getting power when the lights come on so I am assuming that I 
>  not found the correct bulb. ETKA lists the bulb as part of the switch so I 
>  can't simply go to the dealer.
>  Has anyone found a bulb to work in this switch.
>  Thanks,
>  Steve

The plug-in bulb comes on only with the ignition on, perhaps with engine 
running?  It lights up when the ABS is off (along with the dash light)... at 
least, I think that's how it works.
Haven't looked at the night time illumination (but seem to recall that it 
lights up whenever the key is on).  Thought it was the same as all the other 

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