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This is a discussion on Homemade LED boost gauge within the Interior Mods forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; This stemmed from a Club B5 thread http://www.clubb5.com/forums/viewtop...8797958c1a66e2 From there it caught onto TDIclub http://forums.tdiclub.com/showflat.p...7&fpart=1&vc=1 Then VW Vortex http://forums.vwvortex.com/zerothread?id=866510 and ...

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    Homemade LED boost gauge

    This stemmed from a Club B5 thread
    http://www.clubb5.com/forums/viewtop...8797958c1a66e2

    From there it caught onto TDIclub
    http://forums.tdiclub.com/showflat.p...7&fpart=1&vc=1

    Then VW Vortex
    http://forums.vwvortex.com/zerothread?id=866510

    and
    http://www.impconcepts.com/vwjettatd...stallguide.htm
    (these instructions are probably better suited for the WRX)

    obligatory pics




    This link here shows the mpg
    http://www.impconcepts.com/generic20...ugeforsale.htm

    Or do the right click save
    http://www.impconcepts.com/audis4gau...stinaction.mpg
    Last edited by tan; 05-30-2003 at 10:19 AM.

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    Very stealthy and would work great in the middle with our speedo. Too bad it sounds like it would be difficult to install.

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    My friend did this to his gf's GTI. I haven't seen it until just now...looks awesome
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    too bad the guy says the only car that this mod does not work on is the wrx.
    clutch, shift, gas, clutch, shift, gas, shift, clutch, gas, clutch gas, shift... oops!

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    Does that car have a 4.5k redline?
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    Neat!
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    Originally posted by Bask Oner
    Does that car have a 4.5k redline?
    TDI's have a 4.5k redline. Mainly because it's stroker. YOu need a lot of stroke to get a 19:1 compression ratio.

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    19:1? Wow.. Oh that's right it's diesel
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