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Old 04-18-2013, 09:59 AM   #1
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Glowshift Gauge Disasemble.

Alright, so I am in the process of making a custom face to match the OEM SVT gauges(silver face green glow) I have a Glowhift Voltage gauge and I have disassembled it almost completely. I am just stuck on the needle. I have carefully tried to pry at it with no luck. I don't want to break it but it needs Come off for me to replace the face.

Anybody successfully take the needle off without busting it? I know it's "only a cheap gauge" but this is what I can afford and I want it to match the dash.


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you just gotta pull. try using a flat head screw driver and gently pry. just make sure you are pulling it straight out as to not bend it
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you just gotta pull. try using a flat head screw driver and gently pry. just make sure you are pulling it straight out as to not bend it
I have pulled on it and that sucker won't come off. I even tried using a fork. Lol

I even talked direct with Glowshift and they said they haven't even done it.

I think I am gonna have to carefully cut it and the re attach the top with a very small screw so it can be removed again if need be. Wish me luck!!
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If you haven't gotten it yet, try using two spoons for nice even leverage to pry it off.
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Well I just managed to get it off. I gave It one more shot before I was gonna drill and cut it. Lol
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