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First Diesel!!! Edge insight question

I just picked up an 05 C/C SB lariat last week. Has exhaust and an intake and I wanna get an SCT and guages. I was considering the insight. Anyone have a problem with the insight? Anyone really like it? Also I wanted to get the dash mount for it but it looks like Autometer makes one as well as edge. Are they much different and does anyone have a pic of one mounted in there truck? Really enjoying the site! Lots of info Thanks.
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Man, though I'm very open to all sorts of things, to include programmers, you may have came to the wrong place to ask...LOL. Most all here only recommends the SCT...

I figure if you're going to spend the money do it once (buy the SCT) and call it a day...

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I have the Insight and love it. I also have the pillar mount for it.

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Man, though I'm very open to all sorts of things, to include programmers, you may have came to the wrong place to ask...LOL. Most all here only recommends the SCT...

I figure if you're going to spend the money do it once (buy the SCT) and call it a day...
I want the SCT I was just considering the insight to monitor it
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Man, though I'm very open to all sorts of things, to include programmers, you may have came to the wrong place to ask...LOL. Most all here only recommends the SCT...

I figure if you're going to spend the money do it once (buy the SCT) and call it a day...
He said he is getting an SCT and is only asking about the edge insight for the gauges

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I have the Insight and love it. I also have the pillar mount for it.
Hey Goose,

Could you post a pic of your pillar mount?? I just bought the edge insight to monitor all the vitals but I'm torn between which mount to use.

Thanks!



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Hey Goose,

Could you post a pic of your pillar mount?? I just bought the edge insight to monitor all the vitals but I'm torn between which mount to use.

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*Bulletproof Diesel oil bypass
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That looks awesome..... Is that the pillar mount that's not the full height mount or did you buy a full height pillar mount and cut it to fit??

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