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Discussion in 'ECU's, Electronics, and Tuning' started by ALEXBECK23, Apr 5, 2007.

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    hey i have a hatchy 94 dx...this car doesnt have the tachometer..so i bought one ..but i dont know how to wired it out...need some advice to install it...thanks in advance...if u have some pics woul help alot...
     
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    splice into the blue wire off the distributor. thats the tach signal
     
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    or pop the hood and up by the windshield on the driver side there is a one wire that is blue with a black cap over the end splice it in right there,, that way you dont have to run that much wire
     
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    a blue wie hold on this thing has like three different colors what are the other for???
     
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    the wire im talking about should be solid blue if im remeber right it will have a rubber black boot ove the end covering a black plastic plug
     
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    hold on im talking about the tachometer it has three differents colors..it has a green, red,orange, and balck which one its conected to the blue that u are referring to??? let me che ch for the blue im gonna go dwnsstair to the garage .
     
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    dont u have any pic of it?
    taht will be helpful>>>
     
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    sure dont its right where the hood bolts up right in that area on the driver side
     
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    hey where i can get the power sourse from??? hit me up..thats the final step of mah installation...need some advise....thanks by the way...
     
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    one more time..
    1st- green goes with tach signal wire which is blue..
    2nd- black wire is ground.. got that.
    3rt- red power source the one that im missing(i dont know where to get it from)
    4th-white which its connected with the headlights.

    im missing the 3rd one...power source... need help...
     
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    just get a test light and find a wire thats only hot with the switch being on. i got mine from one of the many wirs behind the dash
     
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    hey got it..it took me a while...but im done thanks for ur help......
     
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