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Originally Posted by Turboo934 View Post
Found an old R&T book on Porsches 1975 - 1978 , shows instrumentation 180 MPH speedo. 1979 Turbos speedo's are a ? some have 150 MPHs some are 160 & 85 MPH, some are KPHs. Nice car though 1979 930
The 180 mph was only in 1976. If a 1979 930 has a 160 mph speedo it was changed after 1983 because that is the year that Porsche came out with the 160 speedo. The 160 speedo has KM on the inside and mph on the outside. The euro cars will has only Kilometers.....

1976=180mph speedo
1977=150mph
1978=150mph
1979=150mph and around mid year change to 85 mph
1983-1989 160 mph (this speedometer is also known as a dual scale speedometer with KM on the inside of the mph.)

The above info is a fact not an opinion.

Sloane
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Old 08-25-2009, 04:48 AM
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