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TimO
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Jul 11, 4:00pm - #221424 
S7 Gauge help! <- has nothing to do w/ reseting the needles!

Alright guys... Im installing my new S7 gauges and need a little help and quick because I've got to be somewhere soon lol.

I've got everything put in nicely and it seems to be going smoothly... but where does everyone hook up the ground and power to these things? I think I found a spot for the ground... but I'm lost on where to hook up the power. Thanks!

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Stephen
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Jul 11, 4:03pm - #221425 
Either tap into the power for your cigarette lighter...or run it through your firewall to your park light assembly as described in the Installs section of this site. Cigarette lighter is probably the quickest but going through the firewall is likely the most reliable way.

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Hunterdon County, NJ
Jul 11, 4:09pm - #221426 
Where is it in the installs? I cant seem to find it, thats why I asked here. confused

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Stephen
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Jul 11, 4:10pm - #221427 
The install for indiglo overlays is here

Good luck thumbsup

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Jul 12, 8:29am - #221428 
tap into the low beam's and get a self tapping screw and drill it into the floor under the carpet, with a ring terminal on the end of the negative connected to it thumbsup

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Jul 12, 9:13am - #221429 
I used an add a circuit on the tail light fuse for power and grounded to the grounding block behind the driver kick panel.

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TimO
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Jul 12, 10:48am - #221430 
Thanks guys, I hooked it up to the light through the firewall. It works great! thumbsup

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Jul 12, 11:57am - #221431 
sweet!! thumbsup

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Jul 12, 12:06pm - #221432 
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Jul 12, 12:07pm - #221433 
i just used the negative on my battery...

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Jul 12, 12:24pm - #221434 
there is a ground on the inside of the car, below the stereo on the passanger side.

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Jul 12, 4:10pm - #221435 
I used the ground RIGHT behind the gauge cluster. There is a bolt behind everything once you get the whole thing out. thumbsup

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Jul 12, 4:36pm - #221436 
for power, tap into any wire that has an illumination wire...that's hard to tell though, but you can check them.


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