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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by 08WhiteTRD, Oct 21, 2008.

  1. Oct 21, 2008 at 5:15 PM
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    08WhiteTRD

    08WhiteTRD [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Just picked this up at the post office and installed it as soon as I got home. This thing is amazing. SO happy I got it. Still have a lot to learn about it but I know it's going to come in handy.
     
  2. Oct 21, 2008 at 5:17 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    same here. Installed mine yesterday.
     
  3. Oct 21, 2008 at 5:21 PM
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    Cooked Goose

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    Got mine yesterday. Haven't decided where to mount just yet. Did go through the setup and created a couple of xgauges to show distance to empty and time to empty. Getting ready to go across the county thought those might come in handy. So where did you all end up mounting?
     
  4. Oct 21, 2008 at 5:40 PM
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    08WhiteTRD

    08WhiteTRD [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I mounted mine on the steering column for now. I might end up moving it but I kinda like it where it is. I was thinking of putting in in the space right below the temp controls but for now it is on the steering column.
     
  5. Oct 21, 2008 at 5:54 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    I mounted mine here:
    [​IMG]
     
  6. Oct 21, 2008 at 6:02 PM
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    RelentlessFab

    RelentlessFab Tacoma offroad armor fabricating beast Vendor

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    Had tons on the old Taco's.... new Tundra is pretty stock
    mine is on my steering column.... if i mounted it anywhere else i'd get in a wrack because i look at it way too much:D
    heres a snapshot:
    [​IMG]
     
  7. Oct 21, 2008 at 8:34 PM
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    aww1970

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    Are these things backlit for night driving? As well can you switch it to metric?
     
  8. Oct 21, 2008 at 8:36 PM
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    08WhiteTRD

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    Yes they are backlit and you can change the color too. And yes you can switch it to metric. For the price it is a very good buy.
     
  9. Oct 21, 2008 at 8:40 PM
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    Neubs

    Neubs Sold my Tacoma. Goodbye TW.

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    Looks great! I really want to get one of these....bad!
     
  10. Oct 21, 2008 at 8:44 PM
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    SocalMan22

    SocalMan22 Founder Socaltacomas.com

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    What Mods!
    You will enjoy it and be more aware of your miles to empty thats what i have it on and i love seeing the volts to the battery actual mph its fun to see
     
  11. Oct 21, 2008 at 8:48 PM
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    Gene563

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    I want one too...I've got my request in to Santa.
     
  12. Oct 21, 2008 at 8:51 PM
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    SocalMan22

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    What Mods!
    Try and get in on the group buy
     
  13. Oct 21, 2008 at 8:58 PM
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    Simon's Mom

    Simon's Mom Wag More Bark Less

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    Yep, I just went and check my bank online, looks like I might be able to swing it......so....... I'm ......... on ......... the ......... fence .......... and ........ need ...... a ........ push......

    All these photos are pushing the buy button.
     
  14. Oct 21, 2008 at 9:07 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    If you had any plans on buying the BlendMount for the ScanGuage ($49), you can buy the ScanGuage II and the Blendmount together for $189 from MGT MotorSports. That's only a couple dollars more than if you bought them separately and the ScanGuage through the group buy.

    Of course, this is assuming you can't get in to the group buy.... :)
     
  15. Oct 21, 2008 at 9:12 PM
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    AK Backcountry

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    They make a mount where you can put it above the rearview mirror. It is called Blendmount. I have had it mounted there for about 6 months with no problems. :)

    Check out this link: http://mgtmotorsports.com/
     
  16. Oct 21, 2008 at 9:13 PM
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    aww1970

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    I like the idea of all the info it provides, but they sure are fugly! Too bad they could not make them look like they were manufactured this century. I had a radar detector in 1989 that was more ergonomic....
     
  17. Oct 21, 2008 at 10:54 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    (PUSH!);):p
     
  18. Jan 20, 2009 at 10:33 PM
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    neslerrah

    neslerrah Taco lovin'

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    I ordered my Scangauge last week and it arrived today!

    [​IMG]
     
  19. Jan 21, 2009 at 6:21 AM
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    wiscdave

    wiscdave Lets Do It!

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    Is it a PIA to punch in the gallons you put in everytime you fill up?
     
  20. Jan 21, 2009 at 6:36 AM
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    neslerrah

    neslerrah Taco lovin'

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    I've only had this for a few days. It is great. I have not got the chance to calibrate the gallons. I am waiting for my gas to be about 1/4 empty (then I can fillup). Then I will adjust the gallons.
     
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