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I am starting this thread to help you guys build what you have been asking for from companies but have not yet recieved..A Custom Guage Pod..
Time - Aprox 4-6 hours
Skill level - moderate


Supply list
1) pillar from drivers side
1) generic 1 or 2 guage pod
1) fiberglass kit (Pep Boys)
1) assorted pack of sand paper
1) Can of black primer spray paint
1) Can of wrinkle finish spray paint

You will need a basic array of tools during the process as you will see....


Here is the pod I chose....Cost around $19.99
 

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Step 2 - Utilizing a flathead screwdriver with the end taped so you dont scratch your interior, gently pry the pillar away and toward the rearview mirror.You will hear the clips release.Just be gentle.once it is uncliped pull upwards and out from the dash board...
 

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Step - 4 utilizing a screw gun and some self tapping screws secure the pod to the pillar..These screws will be removed later on so try and position them in an area where the fiberglass will not obstruct their removal...
 

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Step - 6 mix the resin and apply like so..then use the fiberglass mesh and smooth it out so the material is saturated with the resin...Dont wory this part is messy..Dont try to get it perfect thats what the sanding is for..
 

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Step -7 you will now remove the screws,and fill the holes..After letting that dry for another 30-45 minutes ..Now using a drill and an abrasive wheel sand the high spots and re appply a second coat where needed of only resin no mesh..Let that dry 30-45 min..
 

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