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Unread 02-10-2011, 04:05 PM   #1
Eric1080
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aftermarket tach install ???

im thinking of getting this: http://www.summitracing.com/parts/ATM-2301/

question is- how does it install? thanks for the help

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Unread 02-10-2011, 04:30 PM   #2
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Probably simply connects to one if the sides of the coil. I can't remember which one exactly.
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Unread 02-10-2011, 07:22 PM   #3
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^^ Yup Attaches to the coil . Instructions should inform you on that part . And if there is a power lead for the night light ? It generally plugs into to your lights fuse or ignition
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Unread 02-10-2011, 10:32 PM   #4
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i installed an aftermarket tach on my wagon, and just looked at the instructions. i had no problem at all installing mine. i dont see why you would.
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Unread 02-11-2011, 08:07 AM   #5
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Aftermarket tachs are a simple four wire hookup. I've never seen one stray from this wiring scheme. Green to the negative side of the coil, red for key on power, white for lighting, and black for the ground.
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Unread 02-11-2011, 08:26 AM   #6
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excellent. thanks for the help guys. now to drop hints to my wife
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