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Old April 24th, 2016, 12:18 PM
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If you are using Nick's adapter, then ask him for the BOM.....

If you are using some other adapter, they advice here will not be of use and this is the wrong thread.
I've done that, haven't received a reply as of yet. It'd be nice it if was in the thread though, as there is really no info on the brackets in here.
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Old April 24th, 2016, 12:20 PM
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I've done that, haven't received a reply as of yet. It'd be nice it if was in the thread though, as there is really no info on the brackets in here.
Just emailed to you.
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Old April 24th, 2016, 02:20 PM
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Nick I'm after a few more bits - could you reply to my email too when you have a minute please.

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Old April 26th, 2016, 06:34 PM
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Nick,

I'm interested in talking to you about a kit for a RRC. PM'd you a few days ago. Shoot me a message or an email when you have a second.

creede (at) grassrootsmodern DOT com
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Old May 4th, 2016, 10:28 AM
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Smile greetings from dubai

hi nick and all the members here,
i have pm'd you, kindly send me the BOM when you have time. cheers.
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Old May 4th, 2016, 01:03 PM
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Has there been a build on a RRC yet? I had hope to have mine going by now but had to put it off for a bit.
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Old May 4th, 2016, 01:42 PM
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My very small contribution to this effort

For those who don't like the chrome bezel on the Dakota gauge, there is a solution. Dakota will ship you a chrome bezel which you can do what you like to. I had mine powder coated matte black. Send it back and they will re-install it in the gauge. My contact is Justin Olsen. justin.olsen@dakotadigital.com. I much prefer this version.
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Old May 4th, 2016, 06:43 PM
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hey nick, just sent you a pm to pick up one of your kits. thanks again.
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Old May 4th, 2016, 07:17 PM
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how are you guys doing with donor truck engines and trans? i'm thinking of just going all out with a crate setup (from a shop like jegs or something), 4L70E with auto controller, etc. now if I can just find the right 110...
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Old May 4th, 2016, 07:54 PM
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how are you guys doing with donor truck engines and trans? i'm thinking of just going all out with a crate setup (from a shop like jegs or something), 4L70E with auto controller, etc. now if I can just find the right 110...

You will need to find a different adapter as this is only for the 6l80e
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Old May 4th, 2016, 07:57 PM
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how are you guys doing with donor truck engines and trans? i'm thinking of just going all out with a crate setup (from a shop like jegs or something), 4L70E with auto controller, etc. now if I can just find the right 110...
You can use mine. You're welcome.
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Old May 4th, 2016, 07:58 PM
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how are you guys doing with donor truck engines and trans? i'm thinking of just going all out with a crate setup (from a shop like jegs or something), 4L70E with auto controller, etc. now if I can just find the right 110...
I know Nick has a company that does compete create engines, but the ones from Speartech are really cool and have most of the set up you need including the harness, fuel filter, and proper 6L80 trans

http://www.speartech.com/LSX_Powertr...ges_s/1817.htm
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Old May 4th, 2016, 08:00 PM
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how are you guys doing with donor truck engines and trans? i'm thinking of just going all out with a crate setup (from a shop like jegs or something), 4L70E with auto controller, etc. now if I can just find the right 110...
No 4-speeds. Nothing from Jegs or Summit but an LC9. No harnesses from Painless either.

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Has there been a build on a RRC yet? I had hope to have mine going by now but had to put it off for a bit.
Two that I know of.

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hi nick and all the members here,
i have pm'd you, kindly send me the BOM when you have time. cheers.
swaini
No email, no BOM.
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Old May 4th, 2016, 08:16 PM
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thanks guys.

oscar, you da man. catch up with you later.

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I know Nick has a company that does compete create engines, but the ones from Speartech are really cool and have most of the set up you need including the harness, fuel filter, and proper 6L80 trans

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thanks kraig, just checked it out. i think i'll go with these guys, but i'll check in with nick first and see what he's got.
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Old May 4th, 2016, 08:28 PM
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thanks guys.

oscar, you da man. catch up with you later.

------ Follow up post added May 4th, 2016 09:19 PM ------



thanks kraig, just checked it out. i think i'll go with these guys.
Actually, I don't work with SpearTech. Not very helpful. I work with Kolby at TrunkeyEngineSupply.com
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Old May 4th, 2016, 08:40 PM
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Actually, I don't work with SpearTech. Not very helpful. I work with Kolby at TrunkeyEngineSupply.com
thanks nick. let's connect on pm; i already sent you one.
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Old May 7th, 2016, 10:09 PM
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For anyone who has installed a Dakota gauge setup. Where did you put the gauge control module? Is there room on the firewall directly behind the gauge cluster? With the steering rack and wiper motor I have my doubts. Where did folks put it?
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Old May 7th, 2016, 10:12 PM
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Yep behind the dash and stick it in with adhesive hook and loop so you can get at it. Seems to work well.
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Old May 7th, 2016, 10:15 PM
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why not use nutzerts so it's more solid? Can't believe there is enough real estate behind the gauge cluster on the firewall to accommodate it. Also need room for the CanBus box too but that's a much smaller unit. I bought the Compass/Outside Temp module too. Would like to have outside temp if possible.

Did you fuse power for the gauge control module? It seemed to indicate it wanted a 5 amp fuse in the instructions.
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Old May 7th, 2016, 11:24 PM
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why not use nutzerts so it's more solid? Can't believe there is enough real estate behind the gauge cluster on the firewall to accommodate it. Also need room for the CanBus box too but that's a much smaller unit. I bought the Compass/Outside Temp module too. Would like to have outside temp if possible.

Did you fuse power for the gauge control module? It seemed to indicate it wanted a 5 amp fuse in the instructions.
Could do it all works .I got three boxes mounted behind the dash. Once you cut the loom to splice in the DD box there is more space (mine is RHD). I fuse all power feeds.
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