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 Post subject: Re: Ideas where some people put their aftermarket gauges????
Posted: Sun Aug 28, 2011 4:16 pm 
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Glowing EF wrote:
Oops my bad lol. Yeh a gauge above the dashboard is illegal.


i dont know about that??
i know mine passed engineering like that, also ba/bf fpv's kind of have gauges above the dash.i have been pulled up a few time for random s**t and being modified they have checked it over and never mentioned the gauges...

but best to keep your engineer happy....
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 Post subject: Re: Ideas where some people put their aftermarket gauges????
Posted: Sun Aug 28, 2011 4:28 pm 
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Well ba/f is a factory thing so therefore it makes it ok which is a load of s**t. But yours are ok as they arnt above the dashboard
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 Post subject: Re: Ideas where some people put their aftermarket gauges????
Posted: Sun Aug 28, 2011 9:21 pm 
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Here is where I mounted mine

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 Post subject: Re: Ideas where some people put their aftermarket gauges????
Posted: Mon Aug 29, 2011 3:31 pm 
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They arnt in the way??
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 Post subject: Re: Ideas where some people put their aftermarket gauges????
Posted: Mon Aug 29, 2011 7:10 pm 
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Nah not in the way - they can be mounted further to the side with ease.

As they are mounted on the steering column which is adjustable they can sit higher or lower - personal choice :)

 

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 Post subject: Re: Ideas where some people put their aftermarket gauges????
Posted: Tue Aug 30, 2011 6:26 pm 
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Anymore ideas??
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 Post subject: Re: Ideas where some people put their aftermarket gauges????
Posted: Wed Sep 07, 2011 8:12 pm 
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heres what i have for my ef .
got it all finished .but then changed my mind last min,lol.looked too bare with just the start button
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this is how it is for now .just some finishing touches to go.then getting covered.
space for temp gauge,sub control ,& start button.
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i found this pic a while back,,
not sure who's work it is ,but looks great & holds more gauge's than my idea.
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hope this helps .
dave ...
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