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mastro543
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Apr 2, 11:11am - #432552 
AC Autotechnic S7 Gauges

Has anyone had problems with the
needles getting stuck to the additional
peice on the gauge, my needles keep on
getting stuck to the face, should i
sand the bottom of the needle down?
Any other suggestions?


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tru_Asiatik_Pride
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Apr 2, 12:02pm - #432553 
yup thats why i havent put mine on and bought the old r2 design instead

mine was on the rpm needle i saw a pic once and the cut off the needle

isaac suggested to me that i could raise the needle up a bit so it wont rub
but ill try that later on iam stisfied with my current setup thumbsup

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hombredelassrtas
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Apr 2, 12:29pm - #432554 
HOLA! I had that exact same problem in the beginning. to ghetto solve this, i rolled up small peices of paper and put them between the black palstic near the locaitons were the needles were getting stuck (mine was at liek 1500, 3000, and 7000) and it pushed them down so it was good smile But in the end what the best thing you can do it, pop off the needles, and put them back on but dont push them down all the way. after doing this i never have had a problme again. and if you are carful poping off the neelds and puting them right back on, no recalibration will be needed. i have had to recalibrate mine a coupel of times. if you have any quesiotns feel free to PM me thumbsup thumbsup

PS. S7 Gauges Kick Ass!!!! Heres mine for anyone reading this who dindt knwo waht they are. that and i like showing them off thumbsup thumbsup

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saurapower
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Apr 4, 9:58am - #432555 
Hi!! I'd like to buy this s7 gauges but I', from Spain and here I can't find any product of this company or else for my celica, anyone can help me? Thanks ; )

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Apr 4, 11:26am - #432556 
ebay smile thats where i got mine. its liek 85 shipped. search "celica S7 gauges" thn either GT or GTS depending on ur car thumbsup

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saurapower
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Apr 4, 4:04pm - #432557 
Thanks very much! I'll try to buy it tomorrow, I have another cuestion... Where I can find the 2 indicators of mph/kph and rpm? Because mine are orange and I want them blue, thanks again smile

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Apr 4, 7:57pm - #432558 
if you get the S7 gauges they change to blue. what mph/kph and rpm are you talking aobut? The S7 gaues makes the spedo and rpm blue. the things that will still be orange is the needles and the Gas LCD. to change those ot blue you will need to get leds to unsodder the orange leds to blue. www.rjautoworks.com and email him for the led kit. also says how to do it. if you have mroe questions, feel free to PM me thumbsup

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xmangt1
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Apr 5, 2:57am - #432559 
Originally Posted by hombredelassrtas
HOLA! I had that exact same problem in the beginning. to ghetto solve this, i rolled up small peices of paper and put them between the black palstic near the locaitons were the needles were getting stuck (mine was at liek 1500, 3000, and 7000) and it pushed them down so it was good smile But in the end what the best thing you can do it, pop off the needles, and put them back on but dont push them down all the way. after doing this i never have had a problme again. and if you are carful poping off the neelds and puting them right back on, no recalibration will be needed. i have had to recalibrate mine a coupel of times. if you have any quesiotns feel free to PM me thumbsup thumbsup

PS. S7 Gauges Kick Ass!!!! Heres mine for anyone reading this who dindt knwo waht they are. that and i like showing them off thumbsup thumbsup
Lookin' good Hombre thumbsup

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Apr 5, 7:29am - #432560 
tru, thanks buddy. not lookn' to bad urslef smile

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Apr 5, 9:20am - #432561 
I got mine from Autodynamic.com they rock, and were pretty straight forward to install...If you are unsure about them getting stuck then put the raised grey part under a couple of books before you put them on, and after you actually put them on the face (don't crush the needles of course)

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Apr 7, 11:24pm - #432562 
Originally Posted by hombredelassrtas
HOLA! I had that exact same problem in the beginning. to ghetto solve this, i rolled up small peices of paper and put them between the black palstic near the locaitons were the needles were getting stuck (mine was at liek 1500, 3000, and 7000) and it pushed them down so it was good smile But in the end what the best thing you can do it, pop off the needles, and put them back on but dont push them down all the way. after doing this i never have had a problme again. and if you are carful poping off the neelds and puting them right back on, no recalibration will be needed. i have had to recalibrate mine a coupel of times. if you have any quesiotns feel free to PM me thumbsup thumbsup

PS. S7 Gauges Kick Ass!!!! Heres mine for anyone reading this who dindt knwo waht they are. that and i like showing them off thumbsup thumbsup


dude, how come s7 gauges you have comes in silver face? do they come like that if i order it on ebay? thanks bro

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Apr 7, 11:26pm - #432563 
it looks different on ebay

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Apr 8, 2:17am - #432564 
^^^ maybe the camera?

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Apr 8, 6:46am - #432565 
yea its silver. the ones on ebay are silver as well. looks white in the pic but its not. Well its a very light silver color thumbsup thumbsup

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Apr 8, 12:22pm - #432566 
Originally Posted by hombredelassrtas
yea its silver. the ones on ebay are silver as well. looks white in the pic but its not. Well its a very light silver color thumbsup thumbsup


Thanks Bro, I was about to buy it, when I notice the picture. Yours looks great. I been looking to buy this for a while, but i haven't seen it install, until I saw the picture you post up. Whew! NIICCEE! definitely going to buy it. Thanks for the clarification. thumbsup

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Apr 8, 3:43pm - #432567 
kick ass smile jsut make sure you buy the one that has the little AC symbol on it. there is a ripoff one on there without a logo on it. mine was liek 69 plus shipping i think. if you need help with install feel free to pm me thumbsup

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