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  1. Stuff - WANTED
    I am looking for a fuel gauge for a 61 Ford Ranchero. Ohm range is 79 to 10 and it is the cross hair type I'm looking for. Thanks
  2. Tech Discussion
    Hi can anybody give me any ideas why these dont work,its on my 1955 F250,i presume these are 6 volt gauges and the vehicle has been converted to 12 volt,the fuel gauge goes over to full as soon as you conect the sender,and the temp,when there is no power on at all ie battery off altogether this...
  3. Stuff - WANTED
    has anybody got a spare SW gauge, same size as the MPH one below. Doesn't need to be working but glass and bezel must be ok to match existing. I'm looking to reprint the face and modify it into a clock. Cheers, Ian
  4. Tech Discussion
    Hi all, does anyone know what the resistance rating should be for a Rover P6 3500S fuel level sender unit? Cheers Stu
  5. Tech Discussion
    Probably a dumb question, but can someone please school me on the principles of this type of gauge please? I've used the electric gauge & sender versions on previous engines, but never a mechanical one. I have a nice gauge that has about an inch of the copper wire sticking out the back, and I...
  6. Tech Discussion
    Hi there, i'm having probs with 53 chevy truck, my mate gave me a brand new universal tank sender, but there is no gauge, the original gauge is 6 volt, (still in dash) and i also have a early land rover gauge 12 volt, but when you set it up as wiring should be land rover one just moves about 3...
  7. Stuff - WANTED
    Moon Fuel gauge wanted, Made by Autometer has Made in the Good 'ol USA script on lower left, black face 'eyes' in center at bottom of gauge, the stickers on it say 2516-04402 02/2004 and on the orange sticker it has 2511-156a and my paperwork says it needs a 33ohm/240ohm sender. Thanks Jamie
  8. Tech Discussion
    I can buy a petrol tank sender local to me but it will be 12 volt, will this possibly work with my original truck petrol gauge as i realy want to keep dash stock, or would it be better to buy a sender and gauge together, truck is wired 12 volt but gauges are still 6 volt. I think you can buy 12...
  9. Stuff - FOR SALE
    Surely this is the Holy Grail for a rod of a diffrent distinction. This is a white faced speedo and cluster gauge set from a 1930's Hillman Minx a lovely piece of art deco which cost me a small fortune. Quite rare I believe. I once saw one in a 32B and it looked great. A chance to be diffrent...
  10. Stuff - FOR SALE
    In excellent condition, has the mounting bracket but not the bulb holder. £15 John 07906839776.
  11. Stuff - FOR SALE
    In excellent condition, has the mounting bracket but not the bulb holder.£15 John 07906839776
  12. Stuff - WANTED
    HI I AM LOOKING FOR A 2.5/8 PRO OR SPORTS COMP (BLACK FACE WITH WHITE NUMBERS) OIL TEMP IN GOOD CONDITION. :tup:
  13. Tech Discussion
    What gauge of steel should I be using for repairing out body sections, like quater panels ect, on the Austin A35? I have been using 18 gauge so far, but that is on things like arches and inner sills, so I need something which is thinner and easier to shape for the actual body repairs. What gauge...
  14. On Topic
    I picked up this gauge a while back at a swapmeet, and now I would like a 50mm dia water temperature and petrol level gauge to match. Does anyone know of a good supplier for these over here? Thanks guys.
  15. Tech Discussion
    Hi anyone out there tell me if a 1971 chrysler valiant[aussie car] rhd has a voltage stabiliser for fuel & temp gauges symptoms are erratic fluctuating ,high readings on both all wiring looks sound suspect may be a voltage stabiliser built into dash ?any ideas if thats correct & if so know who...
  16. Tech Discussion
    Anyone know where I can get an engine block connector to run an oil gauge and oil light switch togetether sort of a T piece affair, also looking for water temp connector into the inlet manifold, mechanical type or preferably electrical -Thread sizes for both are a complete mystery to me so that...
  17. Stuff - WANTED
    Anyone know where I can get an engine block connector to run an oil gauge and oil light switch togetether sort of a T piece affair, also looking for water temp connector into the inlet manifold, mechanical type or preferably electrical - Thread sizes for both are a complete mystery to me so that...
  18. Tech Discussion
    What seals the water past the bulb as the nut is square with gaps up the side?
  19. Stuff - WANTED
    looking for a moon eyes boost gauge (classic instruments) anyone have one before i order a new one from namco ? black face :)
  20. Tech Discussion
    I bought a Z series Autometer fuel gauge from Real Steel, & upon fitting it to the car it reads 3/4 full with only 8 gallons in the tank (the tank holds 18 gallons) I'm unable to phone Real steel during working hours so have e mailed them twice now, but they don't reply!!:wanker:. Do these...
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