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Overhead temp gauge

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by jefferson, Nov 16, 2008.

  1. Nov 16, 2008 at 10:50 AM
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    jefferson

    jefferson [OP] needs to stop cruising Buy/Sell/Trade....

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    toyota brand hitch and uhaul wiring harness, fog lamps on anytime, bed lamps, map lights on with dome, day time running lamps, remove secondary air filter, painted bumper grill, Double Din touch screen stereo, Sockmonkey custom SR5 decal, door & seatbelt bells disabled, painted engine cover, installed compass/temperature overhead console, failed mod: passenger side auto down window switches, weathertech front mats, RedLine hood struts, Cheap Beep piezo buzzer locking beep, 5100s in the front set at 2.5, 5100s in the rear, AAL, hitch safe, revenge fab sliders, bed bar, prerunner light, cb wired
    I would love to find one.. from what i can tell, it seems like a 2 minute install by popping out the garage door opener and plugging it in.. Tell me if i'm wrong, and where i can find one (not junkyards.. i cant find a 2nd gen junkyard out here at all)

    found one on ebay so far.. whole console for $300.. a bit much.
     
  2. Nov 16, 2008 at 11:56 AM
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    afd23a

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    The Dynamo of Dixie
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    Factory Fog Lights, Removed Secondary Air Filter, Metra Ipod Adapter, Int Wiper Stalk, Wet Okole's, URD Short Shifter, Scanguage II w/Blendmount, Fat Bob's 2.75" spacer lift, ARE topper, SP Performance Pads & Slotted Rotors, 4.10 gears
    Here's a toyota salvage yard that might have them.
    www.alltoyotatrucksuvparts.com

    I was thinking about buying one from there, but found one on here for sale first :D
     
  3. Nov 16, 2008 at 1:39 PM
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    jefferson

    jefferson [OP] needs to stop cruising Buy/Sell/Trade....

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    ah i have a note in with them.. dont wanna spend an arm and a leg for it.. but sure would be nice to have.
     
  4. Nov 16, 2008 at 3:37 PM
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    Sideways

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    You would need the sensor and wiring as well.
    The sensor is mounted behind the grille on the center support, just below the hood latch.
     
  5. Nov 16, 2008 at 6:56 PM
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    jefferson

    jefferson [OP] needs to stop cruising Buy/Sell/Trade....

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    oh thats easy enough. Just gotta find a junkyard closer to san diego (the only one ive found is in the bay area, about 500+ miles!)
     
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