Yea! I get to do it better, a second time around, because I did pot the connector before testing -- I do know better, what was I thinking?
First, here's a instrument cluster combo that isn't frequently seen:
Here's the reason: I have the what should be in pins 6 & 16 shifted over to 5 & 15.
When my new nippers arrive, and I've picked up some fresh epoxy, I'll start over. Fun stuff!