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Drivers side A-pillars (for custom gauge pods)

I have 3 late-90's ranger A-pillars. I originally bought these from a salvage yard to use on my custom a-pillar gauge pod project, but they changed the design in 2004, so I needed to get the new...
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The insides of a 2003 cluster are a little busy,...

The insides of a 2003 cluster are a little busy, I assume you want to rewire the oil pressure gauge so it is is analog. This has been documented before.

I am trying to understand what I want to do...
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Final results. I think the white LEDs match my...

Final results. I think the white LEDs match my re-designed LED cluster that I did in 2014. Everything is white with red needles.

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Had to cut a hole and use a grommet to route the wires. (I have so...
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I painted the center lower dash piece with...

I painted the center lower dash piece with chromabase OEM exterial metallic (dark shadow grey) and then USC "glamour" urethane clear....
The small hole on the pod was so I could access the screw...
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Then I used a SEM texture spray on the a-pillar,...

Then I used a SEM texture spray on the a-pillar, and a dupont vinyl matching OEM finish paint.

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I tested the fitting at 110 PSI in a bucket of...

I tested the fitting at 110 PSI in a bucket of water- I originally had a small pinhole leak, but I fixed it. I then installed the vacuum sensor (sorry no picture)

I then went back to doing the...
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my first attempts at the brazing were pretty bad....

my first attempts at the brazing were pretty bad. I've never worked with brass or bronze before (I tig weld aluminum and stainless steel usually).
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Next I took a brake to set up my sending units. I...

Next I took a brake to set up my sending units. I used a simple 90 degree street elbow to attach into the block and set it up so I could run both the factory oil pressure switch, and a 1/8ntp...
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Next, after it was pretty smooth, I started with...

Next, after it was pretty smooth, I started with Bondo filler, and then I moved to the super smooth dolphin glaze filler....

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I then started the fiberglass process. First...

I then started the fiberglass process. First felt to give it shape, then fiberglass for strength..

Lots of sanding and body work here....

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custom A-pillar & lower center dash Gaugepod build & install

I decided to add 4 gauges to my 2006 B-series. oil pressure, fuel pressure, vacuum and voltage.

I bought some spare parts (2 drivers side a-pillars), and I went to a local junk-yard to see what I...
09-21-2018
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Posted By Jp7

How to- body-match colored airbag emblem

Start by removing the airbag. Do this with the key off. You will have to drill out the small rivets on the airbag that hold the cover to the body of it. After this is done, push the body of it...
01-26-2016
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If you have to modify the header, cut it as...

If you have to modify the header, cut it as little as possible.
01-25-2016
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jackpot - that's it (now that I remember)

jackpot - that's it (now that I remember)
01-25-2016
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My wires come square out of the middle instead of...

My wires come square out of the middle instead of at a 90 degree angle like that. I know I got everything at TRS, I would call them.
01-03-2016
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Posted By Jp7

I changed the trans fluid and filter on my 2006...

I changed the trans fluid and filter on my 2006 Mazda B4000 a few weeks ago.

There is no drain plug so it was quite messy. I also have a hoist which makes this job much easier and I still made a...
01-02-2016
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Posted By Jp7

2006, 4.0 starter failure - diagnosis and fix

Lately I've been noticing the starter on my 2006 B4000 has been a little slow. I replaced the battery on this truck last year and it rarely gets driven. As a result it sits on the battery-tender...
12-18-2015
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Posted By Jp7

The heater circuit serves 1 main function, being...

The heater circuit serves 1 main function, being the resistance is inversely related to temperature (it behaves as an NTC) and with a malfunctioning heater the sensor will not be able to pull the...
12-17-2015
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Posted By Jp7

Turn over your cluster and look at the back-side....

Turn over your cluster and look at the back-side.

The one you are after is dead nuts top at 12 o'clock.

Pull it out and check continuity through it. I bet it is open.
12-17-2015
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Posted By Jp7

You keep making wrong statements, just stop now...

You keep making wrong statements, just stop now before it gets any worse.

Oxygen sensors sit in an environment which has an ambient temperature much lower than the exhaust that flows over them...
12-17-2015
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Posted By Jp7

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12-17-2015
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Posted By Jp7

the temp and fuel light is above the 2 gauges in...

the temp and fuel light is above the 2 gauges in the middle (at the 12-o'clock position) on the back.

all 5 bulbs are in parallel, so if you don't have one that lights up you either have a bad...
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