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Old January 19th, 2010, 01:00 AM   #1
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neat switch panels for Yj and XJ owners

http://www.gaugeplates.com/offroad.php
this guy makes some NICE stuff
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Old January 19th, 2010, 01:22 AM   #2
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those XJ switch panels are pretty cool.
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Old January 19th, 2010, 07:44 AM   #3
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Very nice! I may have to get some for my girlfriend's XJ eventually. The only switch panels I've really liked before were from http://www.12voltguy.com/
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Old January 19th, 2010, 09:32 AM   #4
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pretty steep price. i'd go maybe $25 for the XJ
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Old January 19th, 2010, 11:05 AM   #5
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Very nice! I may have to get some for my girlfriend's XJ eventually. The only switch panels I've really liked before were from http://www.12voltguy.com/
12volt guy does make some VERY NICE stuff !! but this guy is the only one ive seen that has backlit lettering...
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Old January 19th, 2010, 11:06 AM   #6
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pretty steep price. i'd go maybe $25 for the XJ
it is very nice but worth more than 25 bux.. 80 for a lit one is a little much IMO
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Old January 19th, 2010, 11:06 AM   #7
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12volt guy does make some VERY NICE stuff !! but this guy is the only one ive seen that has backlit lettering...
Oh wow. Nice! I didn't notice that at first!
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Old January 19th, 2010, 01:39 PM   #8
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Very nice, I wish I found that before I wired my lights for the fire department.
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Old January 19th, 2010, 01:58 PM   #9
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Not sure I would spend money on a YJ one, they are very easy to make (if you dont need the labels, could always do a stick on label if needed)

mine was only around 20$ in parts and took very little to make, peice of angle aluminum, grip tape, and switches....
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Old January 19th, 2010, 02:03 PM   #10
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Holy crap that's a lot of guages, does that YJ fly or something?

I like that switch panel but I usually use my ashtray in my XJ for an MP3 player holder. Works good.
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Old January 19th, 2010, 02:23 PM   #11
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Holy crap that's a lot of guages, does that YJ fly or something?

I like that switch panel but I usually use my ashtray in my XJ for an MP3 player holder. Works good.
Pretty sure all those gauges are factory from the looks of it.
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Old January 19th, 2010, 03:03 PM   #12
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Pretty sure all those gauges are factory from the looks of it.
I know that, but with all the added switches and stuff, just looks like a lot of crap.
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Old January 19th, 2010, 03:12 PM   #13
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I know that, but with all the added switches and stuff, just looks like a lot of crap.
Mine has more then that between the fan, lighting and other stuff...
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Old January 19th, 2010, 03:40 PM   #14
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I guess I must be old-school with my XJ, I still use the stock CD player and sound system. Only thing I upgraded was some Blaupunkts in the front because the previous owner put the wrong size speakers in.

Oh well, at least Gunsworth listens to 89X.
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Old January 19th, 2010, 03:44 PM   #15
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Oh well, at least Gunsworth listens to 89X.
OR more likely 88.7 is the station his FM transmiter goes through for his ipod..
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Old January 19th, 2010, 03:57 PM   #16
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OR more likely 88.7 is the station his FM transmiter goes through for his ipod..
touche salesman
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Old January 19th, 2010, 04:31 PM   #17
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I guess I must be old-school with my XJ, I still use the stock CD player and sound system. Only thing I upgraded was some Blaupunkts in the front because the previous owner put the wrong size speakers in.

Oh well, at least Gunsworth listens to 89X.
I have had my CDs stolen twice, the cost of the ipod was less than all those cds and I havent paid for music since I bought it. I was on 89x though, my ipod is wired into the cd changer input.

more switches will go in was i go with an electric fan. So far those are for winch control, winch power, fog-lights, off-road lights, and reverse lights. all I need to do is drill another hole in the plate for more switches in the future.
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Old January 19th, 2010, 04:48 PM   #18
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I have had my CDs stolen twice, the cost of the ipod was less than all those cds and I havent paid for music since I bought it. I was on 89x though, my ipod is wired into the cd changer input.

more switches will go in was i go with an electric fan. So far those are for winch control, winch power, fog-lights, off-road lights, and reverse lights. all I need to do is drill another hole in the plate for more switches in the future.
Yeah, I have one of those tape adapters for my MP3 player to plug into my cassette player.
I don't have a winch or anything on my Jeep, I need to get one. I almost wired in a Taurus fan but I'll figure that out later.
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