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Gauge Pod in the works

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by My68ur8trd, Apr 18, 2010.

  1. Apr 18, 2010 at 3:08 PM
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    My68ur8trd

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    Working on this

    its really simple and I will add some switches to it for off road lights in the future

    I put this in my build thread, but I figure you guys might find it interesting

    I will be wrapping this in black suede or vinyl, but I need to get my other gauges too ( Trans Temp, Oil Pressure, Oil Temp)

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    Justin
     
  2. Apr 18, 2010 at 4:25 PM
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    I can't wait to see the finished product. So far I'm loving it. Great idea
     
  3. Apr 18, 2010 at 4:32 PM
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    great idea for that space!
     
  4. Apr 18, 2010 at 5:41 PM
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    So what are you gonna use for the finished look?
     
  5. Apr 18, 2010 at 5:43 PM
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    I dont know what I will wrap it in, but it will be black

    I do upholstery on the side as a hobby,and this is an easy piece.

    I may wrap it in neoprene, who knows :)

    Justin
     
  6. Apr 18, 2010 at 5:45 PM
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  7. Apr 18, 2010 at 5:55 PM
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    defi gauges would look real good in there...
     
  8. Apr 18, 2010 at 7:03 PM
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  9. Apr 18, 2010 at 7:08 PM
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    Don't think this will work with 09+...my ATRAC button and Aux input is down there...good work though...
     
  10. Apr 18, 2010 at 7:08 PM
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    I might wrap it is some of this c/f vinyl

    [​IMG]

    but I am liking the neoprene idea. since I am going to do my door panels and center console with that anyway

    Justin
     
  11. Apr 18, 2010 at 7:09 PM
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    snap a pic for me

    If I can get one to look at, I can make one :)

    Justin
     
  12. Apr 18, 2010 at 7:17 PM
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    Ask and ye shall receive...it can be made to work, will have to be trimmed a lil different...or maybe not, hard to tell...your trim may slot behind where they've retooled the dash trim...nice thing for me though, one vacant switch mount already available (front locker perhaps? ;) )

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  13. Apr 18, 2010 at 7:20 PM
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    I think it will fit just fine. I will check next time an 09+ comes to a meet, I will throw mine in there

    once I get the gauges and get it wrapped it will look like it came this way

    Justin
     
  14. Apr 18, 2010 at 7:42 PM
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    Looks good dude!
     
  15. Apr 19, 2010 at 5:04 AM
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    thanks bud,

    is that thing boosted yet ;)

    Justin
     
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    Working on it... just planting the seed... ;)
     
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    We ever see a finished product? I wanna do this
     
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