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Replace the clock?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Cheesycook, Aug 20, 2009.

  1. Aug 20, 2009 at 1:37 AM
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    Cheesycook

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    I think most of us are in agreance that the factory clock is useless. But has anybody modded it to something else? Maybe a switch plate, photo holder, CB mount for a Cobra unit, winch control plate..... Any write ups out there?
     
  2. Aug 20, 2009 at 7:02 AM
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    EnolaGaia

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    Yes, the OEM clock location has been 'reused' for all those things (except the photo holder), as well as mobile device mounts and gauges.
     
  3. Aug 20, 2009 at 7:07 AM
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    Veccster

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    That was probably the single most annoying thing about my 1st gen. Shifting my head to see the time was annoying, distracting and dangerous.

    I never thought to use that spot for something else. I would love to see pictures of modifications in that area.
     
  4. Aug 20, 2009 at 9:48 AM
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    Robbsolid

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    yeah.. Im curious about this...
     
  5. Aug 20, 2009 at 10:35 AM
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    stucksucksnayota

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    Yeah has anyone seen any pictures of these ideas because it would be awesome to see them!
     
  6. Aug 20, 2009 at 5:29 PM
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    Werloc

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    This is my 1st vehical in 12 years without an outside temp gauge. That's what I'd like to install. I really miss having one too.
     
  7. Aug 20, 2009 at 5:36 PM
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    SRQ TACO

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    I want to find a 1'' or 2'' tachometer to fit in there.
     
  8. Sep 5, 2011 at 6:42 PM
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    Does anyone have a pic of the clock out of the dash? It's time again for brainstorming cheap mod ideas to keep me out of trouble.
     
  9. Sep 5, 2011 at 7:06 PM
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