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 Post subject: trip computer instalation
Posted: Tue Apr 27, 2010 4:44 pm 
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Hi every one

for people who have done this what did I need install to my car (if any). Basicaly if all the sensors are already to be wired up.

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 Post subject: Re: trip computer instalation
Posted: Tue Apr 27, 2010 4:55 pm 
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Have you read through this in the Resources>Technical Documents section?

documents.php?d=32

 

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 Post subject: Re: trip computer instalation
Posted: Tue Apr 27, 2010 5:00 pm 
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there should already be a plug there for it. im assuming u have an ef/el xr8 which has a clock.
i have a ef gli and put a trip computer in, didnt need to wire up any sensors just plug and play ,but i did have to wire up 3 wires one for the trip computer data line from the instrument cluster plug and another wire from any power souce ( i used a ashtray light ) to power the background light and another one for the dimmer but i didnt bother with that wire . and my trip computer works perfect .

theres heaps of info in this doco
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 Post subject: Re: trip computer instalation
Posted: Tue Apr 27, 2010 8:23 pm 
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ok cool as

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 Post subject: Re: trip computer instalation
Posted: Wed Jan 19, 2011 10:57 am 
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finilly got yesterday and put it in but how do you make it illuminate blue ( blue leds do not make it blue)

 

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 Post subject: Re: trip computer instalation
Posted: Wed Jan 19, 2011 3:08 pm 
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U need to take the trip computer apart and under neath the screen or on top , I forget, there a orange filter which makes it light up orange , take this out and put some blue note pad paper in there , or white works fine , blue makes it brighter

 

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