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Can it be done?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by rock.monkey, May 24, 2003.

  1. rock.monkey

    rock.monkey 1/2 ton status

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    Can I put a Guage cluster with factory tach. from a 78 into my 88 without too much hassle?


    I did a search,but didn't find what I was looking for.

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  2. bryguy00b

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    as far as fitting in there i know it would wokr..but connections im not sure ive never seen the back of an 88 gauge cluster..they might be a little different..not sure though..
     
  3. Confedneck

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    sure you can... long as you dont mind cutting and pasting... heh actually i have no idea whatsoever, but you knew that already, didnt you?
     
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    It will physically fit, but the wiring is all different. Warning lights and stuff. Older truck doesn't have a check engine light. If you want to make a harness, you can!
     
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    Not if your 88 is still FI. The VSS is in the back of the speedometer.
     
  6. rock.monkey

    rock.monkey 1/2 ton status

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    Good thing I picked it up free then.

    Thanks.
     

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