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Fuel/temp guage singal question

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CJ1024
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Fuel/temp guage singal question

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New guy here, but not new to Volvos. I'm wondering if the signals for the fuel and coolant temp gauges on a 240 will work with off-the-shelf fuel and temp gauges. I want to put a tach in place of the fuel/temp gauges, and put 52mm gauges in the panel to the right, thereby keeping the nice large clock, and having a tach that's actually big enough to be practical.
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CJ

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Post by lummert »

Depends on the ohm range of the gauge and sender.
1988 Volvo 760 Turbo Wagon

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