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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-24-02, 12:55 AM Thread Starter
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tacho on xf ute

hi ford funsters..i got a question....how hard to put a tacho in my 93 xf ute.......or would i be better off trying to fit an XG dash/cluster surround thats if they fit and have the rev counter......i also notice on the drivers side lower dash in mine has the cut out thing for the smart lock....thanks
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you should be able to pick up an xf-spac dash from the wreckers for under $100

this will give you speedo, tacho, AS well as digital oil, volts, fuel and temp displays.

make sure you get the oil pressure sender as well , it just replaces where your oil pressure switch was and uses the same wire. (new sender around the $70 mark....)

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or even better than the s pack one (as mentioned above) go for the XF Ghia one like the one that i have in my ute digital everything things flash when they are low/high has a tach thats good enough digital speedo looks cool ass mine cost me $100 off a mate who owns a ford wreckers
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Re: tacho on xf ute

I have changed my XF GL cluster to the Digital cluster and I tried removing the old Oil sender , maan what kind of tool can use to get it off.. its some kind of 'round' thing that if it wasnt on so tight i could turn it with my hands,

the new pressure sender has a standard bolt fitting on it- its just getting the old one off

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Re: tacho on xf ute

XG cluster's do fit, but are a lot more piss farting around... believe me, I'm half way through doing mine. Just go an XF Spac cluster. They plug straight in.

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