Re: Clock in console won't light up
The bulb pigtails are separate from the clock mechanism. Buying a new clock would not ensure you get a new lamp pigtail/holder. You might be able to find a pigtail in the aftermarket at a parts store if yours is damaged. Did you take a test light to verify the gray wire has 12 volts with the headlights on?
The bulb holder gets its ground from the clock body which ultimately gets a ground from the car body thru it's mounting.
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