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Fabulous project. Thanks so much for sharing!
Your 928 should be at SEMA. But, on second thought, it may be too good for SEMA!

Scott
Thanks for the kind words.

Sema cars are on an entirely other level.
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I have to give props to Bryan Lutz. Bryan makes the replacement instrument cluster circuit boards. Not only are the circuit boards quality, Bryan himself is pleasure to deal with. I had some issues with the circuit boards to begin with and Bryan was quick to respond to help out, even though I was the one who plugged the wrong connector to the wrong plug and had a few bad (bent) pins. After I fixed my goof up, Bryan worked with me on eliminating a few of the warning lights that donít connect to the LS wiring. If you have read other LED light conversions you will find out the leds are very bright and you need a dimmer and resistors, I purchased all that stuff before realizing my circuit board had major issues. Bryan did a lot of research and found led bulbs that are just the right brightness, so no need for a dimmer. In fact I used one if the spare bulbs and replaced my led bulb in the light switch and the brightness was much less.

Anyhow, great product and great guy

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Added engine warning light for LS motor and boost gauge. The ash tray worked out well for the location and was able to use the ground wire and light wire from the ash tray. When the instrument lights come on so does the boost gauge light.


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Wired my rear view mirror by apptronics. The mirror has radar, gps, forward camera, backup camera, speedo. You can sync your phone and a bunch of other stuff........Oh and its a mirror





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Installed most of the carpet kit and have been running the stereo equipment wiring. Installed sub woofer and rear seat delete.



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Installed rear bumper with camera.



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After too many hours willing to admit too, I finally have the fenders, hood and bumper fitted.



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Finished up wiring the stereo system and it sounds good for a moderate not over the top system. (6) small speakers and a sub woofer with small amp.
Finished the exhaust system and it turned out nice and sounds good......not sure 100% if itís the look I want. I will let it rest with me for awhile.


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Set a goal to drive the car by end of weekend and made it, but not exactly a success. The torque tube shaft is making a ton of noise, like it is out of balance. I noticed that when the car is in neutral and motor running you can feel the drive shaft spinning and a vibration. If you push in the clutch the noise and vibration go away. I have read on a few corvette forums that the C5 T56 trans make noise, but there is no way they make the noise I am hearing. The car shifts good otherwise. I will get with Carl to discuss next step.




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