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Unread 02-13-2013, 12:02 PM   #1
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88 gauge swap

I have a 88 mj and would like to swap out the cluster for one that has a tack. What are the things i need to look for in the new cluster and what hardware on the engine i will have to change ?


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Unread 02-21-2013, 10:54 PM   #2
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I found it easier on mine to just buy an aftermarket tach and mount it to the steering column.
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Unread 02-22-2013, 11:43 PM   #3
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I did that on my '87 ('87/88 swap) and it just plugged in. I had to pull that one out to put in one that has the column auto shifter in it.
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