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Old 08-19-2012, 08:18 AM   #1
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I'm wanting to mount some 2 1/16" Auto Meter gauges in the center a/c vents in my '99 Trans Am.
I remember seeing a kit that would angle them toward the driver, so you could see them better than just mounting them straight in the vents.
Anyone know of this?
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Sorry no, but I love the looks of the gauges in those center vents!
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i has the 2-1/16"i n the AC vents but looked a little to small for me and i replaced them with the 2-5/8" they fit perfect with no modifications.
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I just assumed they were 2 1/16".
Thanks for the info.
I'll check more into it.
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the 2-1/16" is below the 2-5/8",they make a adapter ring to fit the 2-1/16" in the AC vents, but the 2-5/8" fits perfect, ,just remove the vent rings and the 2-5/8" will slide tightly in place and then put the support bars on the back to keep the set in place.
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Thanks, I'm leaning toward the ES Series, but the only ones I found are 2 1/16".
I'm looking for a adapter that angles the gauges toward the driver.
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Here are Speed Inc adapters
http://www.speedinc.com/cont.cfm?cid=C0000803
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Thanks, little pricey but their billet.
Still looking for angled adapters.
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my trans temp is in the far left vent. 2 5/8 fits nice and snug.
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