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Old 02-15-2009, 01:38 PM   #1
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Cluster Swap

Okay guys. I got a killer deal on a new cluster. It is black with orange needles and the one that came in my car was silver with red needles. I like the look of the all black one better. They both also have tachs!

Here is my question. If I switch the clusters, is my odometer going to read different? Is the odometer controlled by the computer or just in the cluster? If the odometer is going to be different, I think I'll pull the black one apart, pull out its face, sand the back down, and transplant it onto my old cluster, with some blue back lights.

Just wondering before I go do the swap!

Thanks. I'll post pictures!!!


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Okay thats what I needed to know. Thank you! Guess now i'll have to disassemble and reassemble and do some sanding and some lighting! ;)
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