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Old 04-17-2008, 07:23 PM   #81
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My mileage went from 5182 to 4074. A difference of 1108, not too bad.

that's nice looking. How much did the tach cluster cost you? I'm in Vancouver BC, Canada and im affraid there's not much out here... :(
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Old 04-27-2008, 02:17 PM   #82
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Im looking at doing this, i am VERY interested, I dont want to do an aftermarket tach cause i dont like the look, and i want to put gauge pods on my pillar when i turbo my car next march. I checked car-parts.com and found nothing, where else would I be able to purchase a tach cluster for an 07?
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Old 05-01-2008, 06:52 PM   #83
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just last week i bought one from them. check each of the three choices, i think i went with the first one. mine was 55 shipped. they are out there good luck
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Old 07-12-2008, 09:58 AM   #84
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I bought a OEM Speed meter with RPM meter and tried to put on my car however the one with RPM meter is 24 pin but my car has only 20 pin...
Can anyone clarify this? I've read people saying it worked fine, but this post says there are different connectors between the two parts.
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Old 09-05-2008, 01:29 AM   #85
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OK SO 05 tachless would work

so has anyone done this an 05 without a tachometer put on a cluster WITH a tachometer and it just worked??? REALLy THAT EASY??? the tachometers is actually working? i really dont care about the lights as long as i have a tach.

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Old 09-05-2008, 01:30 AM   #86
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OK SO 05 tachless would work
so has anyone done this an 05 without a tachometer put on a cluster WITH a tachometer and it just worked??? REALLy THAT EASY??? the tachometers is actually working? i really dont care about the lights as long as i have a tach.

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Old 09-05-2008, 02:05 AM   #87
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sorry for being such a pita.... im trying to find one on car-part.com but it tells me to choose.. from all these

(cluster), KPH, ID 4S4T-10849-AE thru AJ
(cluster), KPH, ID 4S4T-10849-EE thru EJ
(cluster), KPH, ID 4S4T-10849-GE thru GJ
(cluster), MPH, ID 4S4T-10849-BC thru BJ
(cluster), MPH, ID 4S4T-10849-FE thru FJ
(cluster), MPH, ID 4S4T-10849-HE thru HJ

how do i know which one is for my car?
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Old 09-05-2008, 09:01 PM   #88
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Well, as for the MPH/KPH, get whatever you want. The rest doesn't matter if the lights don't bother you. If they do just use some black tape, mine is taped in that picture and you can't tell.
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Old 09-08-2008, 08:27 PM   #89
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if I dont have a tach. do I still have the plug so if I did want to do this or does a harness come w/ the kit how does it work. sorry if already explained I hate to read through 8 pages of mumbo jumbo to figure out I have to type this post anyways. So I will do just that and ask the ?.

EDIT: n/m I just figured it out by going one page back...IDIOT..lol
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if you dont have a tach cluster and you installa tach cluster, it'll work, the PCM and the gauge cluster communicate and thats how the tach and the gauges move, minus the fuel gauge, the cluster sends power directly to the sender in the tank.
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