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New presant to self...need help. Scangauge or ultra guage?

Discussion in 'Product Reviews' started by sir1123, Dec 8, 2011.

  1. Dec 8, 2011 at 6:20 PM
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    sir1123

    sir1123 [OP] Tacomas FTMFW!!!!

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    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
     
  2. Dec 8, 2011 at 6:22 PM
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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.
     
  3. Dec 8, 2011 at 6:25 PM
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    sir1123 [OP] Tacomas FTMFW!!!!

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    just want to monitor temps and instant mpgs pretty much and look codes up if need be.
     
  4. Dec 8, 2011 at 6:26 PM
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    Well they both do that.
     
  5. Dec 8, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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    sir1123 [OP] Tacomas FTMFW!!!!

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    what do you have? whipper
     
  6. Dec 8, 2011 at 6:33 PM
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    I had both. I went back to a SG in the end and I'm still running it.
     
  7. Dec 8, 2011 at 6:37 PM
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    sir1123 [OP] Tacomas FTMFW!!!!

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    ok thanks man
    easy to set up?
     
  8. Dec 8, 2011 at 6:38 PM
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    oh and where can i find how many gauges the sg will support for my 99
     
  9. Dec 8, 2011 at 6:39 PM
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    nvm i found it all on website thanks again.
     
  10. Dec 8, 2011 at 6:40 PM
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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.
     
  11. Dec 8, 2011 at 6:42 PM
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    speed correction meaning tires throwing the speed off?
     
  12. Dec 8, 2011 at 6:42 PM
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  13. Dec 8, 2011 at 6:42 PM
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    Spelling lessons?
     
  15. Dec 8, 2011 at 6:52 PM
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    OP. The op would like to give himself a present.
     
  16. Dec 8, 2011 at 8:26 PM
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    no can't type
     
  17. Dec 9, 2011 at 1:26 AM
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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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