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Old 09-21-2010, 11:01 PM   #16
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you can still use the internals of the the 325i tach, and use your "plain" casing... Just take them both apart and use the stuff you actually need. I could do it for you if you'd like. I've frankensteined a few clusters in my time.
i think i'll have to take you up on that offer!
how should we go about this?
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Old 09-21-2010, 11:23 PM   #17
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Your car is not a daily right? Do you have a 325i cluster yet? I have a few clusters lying around, but I no longer have the 325i coding plug.
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Old 09-22-2010, 07:51 AM   #18
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nope she's parked.
i have a 325i cluster, but i dont trust the speedo on it. but the coding plug should still be good
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Old 09-22-2010, 02:32 PM   #19
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What do you mean you don't trust the speedo?
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1992 E34 525i (sold)
1992 E30 318i (cabrio, Dad's)
1989 E30 325i (Mom's)
1991 E30 318i (cabrio, summer car)
1991 E30 318is (Winter car)
1992 Euro M5 (driveway decoration)
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Old 09-22-2010, 09:01 PM   #20
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What do you mean you don't trust the speedo?
well the needle was pointing at 40kph when i bought it. no matter, i just picked up a 325ix parts car today. will that swap right over onto mine or does the ix make the cluster different?
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