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Old 03-19-2011, 11:19 PM
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Speedometer - Is this possible?

No matter how I adjust myself, my seat, or my steering wheel, I have problems seeing the speedometer. I usually shrug my head down to see my speed beyond the steering wheel, or under my hand/arm.

So, I'm wondering if there is any way to hook up a small speedometer somewhere else, but keep the original one in working order as well.

The smaller the better, and a digital speed reading would be preferred. I would love to be able to mount this somewhere that is not behind the steering wheel. Maybe on the driver's side "oh shit" pillar, or up where the sunglasses holder is.

Any thoughts? Suggestions? How-to's?

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Old 03-19-2011, 11:25 PM
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Re: Speedometer - Is this possible?

use a GPS as a speedo.
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Old 03-19-2011, 11:40 PM
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Re: Speedometer - Is this possible?

^agreed. maybe there is an app for your phone, depending on what type of phone you have.
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Old 03-19-2011, 11:54 PM
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Re: Speedometer - Is this possible?

Thanks guys, downloading top rated app for this right now to try it out. +Rep for both of ya.
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Old 03-20-2011, 12:11 AM
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Re: Speedometer - Is this possible?

I agree, I absolutely HATE the placement of the speedo. I have to do the exact same thing
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Old 03-20-2011, 12:27 AM
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Re: Speedometer - Is this possible?

You can also get a DashHawk or the AeroForce gauges...They do it all - MPH, RPM, Temps, etc!
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Re: Speedometer - Is this possible?

f'n midgets...lol.
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f'n midgets...lol.
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You can also get a DashHawk or the AeroForce gauges...They do it all - MPH, RPM, Temps, etc!
Thanks Frankie, I'll look into that as well.
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Re: Speedometer - Is this possible?

I must be completely misunderstanding....how can you NOT see the speedo? LOL
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I must be completely misunderstanding....how can you NOT see the speedo? LOL
I'm going to the garage right now to take a photo of MY view... brb. lol
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Re: Speedometer - Is this possible?

This is what I see...
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