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post #31 of 37 (permalink) Old 05-06-2012, 06:51 PM
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Just curious if I get a 150 mph white face kit for a sho and put it over my stock 120 will I be able to have the speedometer recalibrated to the correct speed with the sho faces?
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There is a way to do it, but the guy that figured it out hasn't posted the details on how it's done. This is the thread... 160-180-200 MPH Speedos

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That's for the 90-96 speedometers. The 97 ones use different circuitry to determine calibration.

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post #34 of 37 (permalink) Old 04-13-2013, 03:06 PM
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another thread resurrection!

I currently have indiglos on my 90 SC, and the install came out great. I did them about 10 years ago, and I've had zero issues with them. I also did my needles in red to get some contrast against the white faces during the day.

Now I want to install a 145 speedo, but I have been unable to find indiglos for a 145. I ended up buying the NR set from Andy's thinking they were indiglos because there was a link next to them showing how to install indiglos. The kit arrived yesterday, and I guess they even give you a tool to remove the needles. Kind of a bummer. I know I could have had the customs made, but they just aren't the same as indiglos. I might not even install the NR's. I've got a couple of cluster on the way, so I might experiment a little, but I'm not going to touch this current cluster in case I want to put it back in.





reverse switch/intensity pot cut into the dash, and flush mounted. Once in a while on a certain setting you can hear a slight high pitched sound from the pot, but the stereo drowns that right out!




I also found this carbon fiber bezel cover on ebay. The quality seems very good (cnc cut), and should be a nice addition, and if you're installing gauge faces, there isn't a better time to do the bezel cover if you're so inclined. They also make stainless, brushed aluminum, and anodized.
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Thread Resurrection...

I ordered a new set of Scott's gauges, black face, powerline font, white LED lighting for high contrast.

I fully understand the instructions EXCEPT the part to use tape to mark the locations. Can someone post a picture that works (None of the ones on this thread work anymore)to demonstrate that aspect please?

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I would apply some tape to the cluster (the white part) and use a sharpie to mark where the needle rests. Look down the length of the needle in order to make the marks. Hope that helps.
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I would apply some tape to the cluster (the white part) and use a sharpie to mark where the needle rests. Look down the length of the needle in order to make the marks. Hope that helps.
Thanks, check back in a week or two, I'll have them installed.

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