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PostSubject: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Thu Jul 23, 2009 1:53 pm

So i scooped up a triple a pillar pod from da homie Mike (nyomouth) and already got it wrapped so now i gotta look for gauges. I saw a 3 piece set at Autozone yesterday but asking if anyone know some good prices and also will be looking for help with this install. Let me know.
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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Thu Jul 23, 2009 3:15 pm

what gauges will you be running? oil temp? water temp? etc

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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Thu Jul 23, 2009 3:23 pm

Thats another question. I dont know what would be the 3 easiest to install.
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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Thu Jul 23, 2009 3:30 pm

hit up big aka greenguyshrek. he's done a few gauge installs. he should know whats easier and what takes some work.

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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Thu Jul 23, 2009 4:48 pm

What about actually finding a place that has gauges that won't be an arm and leg?
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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Thu Jul 23, 2009 4:58 pm

i was talking about the install.

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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Thu Jul 23, 2009 5:27 pm

autozone will prolly be cheapest thru a retail store
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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 4:14 am

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So i scooped up a triple a pillar pod from da homie Mike (nyomouth) and already got it wrapped so now i gotta look for gauges. I saw a 3 piece set at Autozone yesterday but asking if anyone know some good prices and also will be looking for help with this install. Let me know.

hit up Big J for a set. My recommendations are:

air/fuel/ratio (AFR)
Water temp
Oil Pressure

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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 4:59 am

AFR is worthless IMO. i would do water temp, oil pressure, and voltage

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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 2:54 pm

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AFR is worthless IMO. i would do water temp, oil pressure, and voltage

True! Its just something cool to have just for giggles then. LOL. it constantley moves.

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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 2:56 pm

Super Mario wrote:
AFR is worthless IMO. i would do water temp, oil pressure, and voltage

Yeah these are nice. I would go with these. Whats the best way to get in touch with big J? I tried pming him but never get a response....
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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 3:22 pm

just wait until he responce back

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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 4:04 pm

Isn't he in the air right now comin to SD?
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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 4:36 pm

probably should be there already.

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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 8:12 pm

i would go water temp, volts, and oil pressure like mario said. i have water temp, oil temp, volts, and oil pressure.
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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 9:23 pm

Thats what i'm doin.

I say like a 3 pack at autozone for like 40 bucks. Should they be ok?
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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 9:26 pm

dasiknes803 wrote:
Just remember you get what you pay for...

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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 9:48 pm

Dang you pull that one out yo ass. Nice. I dont know nothing about gauges. So i guess I should expect to pay about 80 per gauge and possible instalation.
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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 9:49 pm

you'll also need the fittings for each one.

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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 9:55 pm

Fittings? Whatever do you mean? (seriously)
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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 9:56 pm

the pieces that tap into your radiator hose and oil pan.

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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 9:58 pm

Personally, I wouldn't get a gauges unless I was boosted, or was seriously N/A'ed. But that's just me. Good luck man.
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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 10:00 pm

Yeah just for display purposes. Dont see too many TC's with this in Socal.
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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 10:01 pm

if they are for display purposes then are you really gonna bother to install them all the way and make them actually work?

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PostSubject: Re: Gauges for my A pillar pod   Fri Jul 24, 2009 10:05 pm

Why not? I dont wanna just hanging out there. I would like to know how hot my coolant is running.
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