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guage pod installation

so i put the empty pod over the factory cover on the a piliar. and it doesnt fit well. then i take the factory cover off and put the gauge pod on and it fits perfectly. the only issue is that i have to find some way to mount it.



so am i suppose to leave the factory cover on or remove it? the auto meter instructions say to leave it. i left it on the obs and ended up cuttin some large holes in it for the wires and bolt mount on the gauge to stick through.
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I left my factory cover on just took off the oh crap handle. It fits like a glove.
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The shop that did mine left the factory cover on there. They pushed the bottom in and secured the top with a screw.


They Autometer Z-series.

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I left my factory cover on just took off the oh crap handle. It fits like a glove.
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hmm. ok lookes like then i will have to cut into the cover to get the wires through and the mounting bolts to stick through as well.


looks good darryl
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