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Ok guys I have finally finished my gauges and wanted to give my input and show how i did mine.

First off let me shout out to stevozz for all his help and idea for doing this.

So first thing i did was chose my gauges and what type i wanted, i used glowshift tinted and water temp oil pressure and volts along with the intake temp gauge for my belt.
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Next i started the install so striped the front and inside out of its plastics.
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It doesn't take long all the screws are T30 and you can zip them out with a drill. 6 in the fenders and 6 for the hood if i remember right. Removing the center was easy it had 14 in all and 2 plugs on was 12v aux and other the backup override. Next you have to figure out where and how to run the wires needed and what your gauges need for power. I ran a wire for constant on and then used the switched lead behind the switch panel for the gauges. the constant on is for memory for the gauge as it will remember the color you had it on last. I had 4 sensors to install so i had to run them back through the tunnel.
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Its a mess at first just make sure you have all the wires ran before zip ties go in or you'll have 1000 ties like i did. I put a 10 amp fuse off the battery put you have use any size needed for your accessories installed, i have a fan and light bar running.
 

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Next i worked on my gauge pod i had to cut the slots to fit the dash
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Then installed the gauges in them
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on to the sensor install, it was the hardest part. I have 2 air temp sensors one i put in the 90 elbow by the fan and the other in the rubber elbow on the clutch cover.
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Next i had to dig up some parts for the oil pressure sending unit and i found them at advanced auto.
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Next the water temp sensor and i found this T 3/4x1/2x3/4 and used a 1/2 to 1/8 reducer i got at lowes
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Where you install them is up to you i installed mine here
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The biggest problem is just finding the parts and how you are going to install them this was a 3 day project put i think its worth it just for the information it gives. Here is a video of it installed https://plus.google.com/u/0/photos/search/%23Videos?pid=6040533158289582946&oid=106851007207705213167

finished Product
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I think this is a great thread! Maybe someday.............................
 

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Nice job! Let us know the readings you get, I would be interested, especially when you are running your kitty hard.
 

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Nice job! Looks great!
 

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I've done some riding to see how the gauges match up to the readings on the stock gauge and for water temp there is a 10 degree variation so i'm not sure if its where the sensor is located or if the 2 are calibrated differently. The voltage is correct and the oil PSI is good tho. Also the air intake gauge is a great tool seeing the inlet and outlet air temps. I'm wonder if the oil temp gauge would be a good idea to.
 
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