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Scangauge MPH

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by MyTaco, Aug 13, 2008.

  1. Aug 13, 2008 at 9:36 PM
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    MyTaco

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    Just installed my Scangauge and it says MPH is 43 vs speedo at 45. Since they are both reading from the computer, why would it be off and which one is correct?
     
  2. Aug 13, 2008 at 9:50 PM
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    Ridingontrd

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    From the factory your speedo is set 2-3 mph higher. The s/g is correct.:)
     
  3. Aug 13, 2008 at 9:53 PM
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    lsocoee

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    my dashhawk does the same thing. the dashhawk matches up with the GPS.
     
  4. Aug 13, 2008 at 10:02 PM
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    Janster

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    My scangauge does the same thing....2mph off.

    The scangauge is accurate to my GPS.

    Although they're both reading off the computer... I'm assuming the needle placement just isn't correct.
     
  5. Aug 14, 2008 at 5:04 AM
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    Brunes

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    Yeah- Scanguage is correct. The factory has "tolerances" and as long as the speedo is within them...in the truck it goes and it gets shipped. You can get it calibrated usually.
     
  6. Aug 14, 2008 at 5:07 AM
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    If you have a GPS, you can find out which one is accurate...

    But it seems like others have done that test and the scanguage wins.
     
  7. Aug 14, 2008 at 8:55 AM
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    MyTaco

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    Thanks guys
     
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