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New 100% Original SCANGAUGE II Mount.

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by aces2, Nov 1, 2008.

  1. Nov 1, 2008 at 4:10 PM
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    aces2

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    Spent all day on it with the dremel...

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  2. Nov 1, 2008 at 4:15 PM
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    oldtacomaguy

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    Looks good, but can you still flip the faceplat on the head unit down to use a cd?
     
  3. Nov 1, 2008 at 4:17 PM
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    aces2

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    It's just a "Digital Media Receiver" It doesn't use CD's, just an iPod jack in the glovebox....
     
  4. Nov 1, 2008 at 4:24 PM
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    Brunes

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    Nicely done...That head unit looks great by itself and the scangauge mounted below it is great!!

    Rep for you on a mod well done!!
     
  5. Nov 1, 2008 at 5:26 PM
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    I'd like to see Scangauge do a dashpod model.

    Good mod though.
     
  6. Nov 1, 2008 at 5:53 PM
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    that is freekin NICE pal!!! Very clean! good job
     
  7. Nov 1, 2008 at 6:53 PM
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    Thanks guys, I love it. So far this evening, I've made up two "fake" trips to tell my wife I'm going on, so I can go on around town to look at it. It looks even better in the dark glowing from the center.
     
  8. Nov 1, 2008 at 6:54 PM
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    Looks Good, I really need to pick one of them up.
     
  9. Nov 1, 2008 at 6:56 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    Had tons on the old Taco's.... new Tundra is pretty stock
    i thought about doing that with mine..... then i decided it would be some work and i'd be glancing too far away to look at it. looks good though! like the Alpine HU.... X300?
     
  10. Nov 1, 2008 at 6:59 PM
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    Yeah, I've been eyeballing that spot for it for a long time now. I just never thought I could do it, I'm always more of a follower when it comes to doing something to the taco, I never want to mess anything up. I'd never seen this done so I was a little worried, but I had the time, and figured what the heck, if I screw anything up, it's just gonna be a dash kit.

    Yeah, I like the HU. It does what I need it to. The really cool thing about it, is that when it communicates with the iPod, it's fast when scrolling through what's on it.
     
  11. Nov 1, 2008 at 7:06 PM
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    Acesii- What model GPS is that and how hard was it to run the cable behind the dash??
     
  12. Nov 1, 2008 at 7:09 PM
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    260W. It was cake. 2 bolts for the a-pillar, 5 minutes snaking the cord freestyle, 5 minutes tapping a 12V female-adapter from RadioShack into speaker 12V source along door sill. Plug GPS cord into 12V adapter. Done. Need help, just ask.
     
  13. Nov 1, 2008 at 7:56 PM
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    Would it sit in flush if you cut the bottom of the black plastic surround?
     
  14. Nov 1, 2008 at 7:58 PM
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    Yeah, it probably would, I never thought of that....
     
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