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Old 12-08-2011, 07:20 PM   #1
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New presant to self...need help. Scangauge or ultra guage?

i have a prerunner 1999. i want a new toy for the truck and these are in my price range and have always wanted one. Which one is going to be the best and give me the most accurate readings...also for a 99 taco will it even read instant mpg and all. Thanks
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Old 12-08-2011, 07:22 PM   #2
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They are both good. In the end it comes down to what is important to you. One times performance and you can change the screen color while the other has alarms. I personally like the SG better. It reads the sensors more quickly.
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just want to monitor temps and instant mpgs pretty much and look codes up if need be.
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Old 12-08-2011, 07:26 PM   #4
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just want to monitor temps and instant mpgs pretty much and look codes up if need be.
Well they both do that.
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Old 12-08-2011, 07:30 PM   #5
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what do you have? whipper
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Old 12-08-2011, 07:33 PM   #6
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I had both. I went back to a SG in the end and I'm still running it.
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ok thanks man
easy to set up?
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oh and where can i find how many gauges the sg will support for my 99
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nvm i found it all on website thanks again.
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Setup: Plug it in, set engine size, set tank size and adjust speed correction of necessary.

They both work with your 99 since all 96 and up cars are OBD2.
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speed correction meaning tires throwing the speed off?
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thats what i plan to get sometime soon
i dont have smart phone
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Have had both and as far as looks go Ultrgauge is more attractive. They both do pretty much the same thing.
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