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Gauge pod pillar in 92 prelude

Does anyone here know how to install the gauge pillar in a 92 lude....plz make a write up for it
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Re: Gauge pod pillar in 92 prelude

4 screws and drill them in.
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Re: Gauge pod pillar in 92 prelude

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4 screws and drill them in.
I only used three since its hard to get to the 4th hole. I just shoved mine behind the dash : 5th post last picture:

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Re: Gauge pod pillar in 92 prelude

That used to be my pod you asshat.
Actually looks pretty snug on the 4th gen pillar.
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Re: Gauge pod pillar in 92 prelude

im talking about the one that goes on the A-pillar i want it sorta molded to the pillar to make it look like its part of it not just screwed in and its not the same exactl shape cause its supposed to go on a civic but it fits better on mine then the guys civic....weird......but just a how to on how to mold it and crap
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E. Just FYI, Adult Swim officially retired the word "Asshat" a few years ago, so if you use it again, I'll have to ban you.

To the OP, if you want it to look OEM like you said, you could just drill it in, fill in the holes with plaster/putty, then paint it to match the rest of your interior.
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Re: Gauge pod pillar in 92 prelude

but its not a perfect fit....i saw a website that someone posted that had a how to on how to mold it with fiberglass and putty.....but it was really bad like the guy couldnt write a how to and im wondering if anyone can explain it better?
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Re: Gauge pod pillar in 92 prelude

Take a heat gun to the edges that don't fit well.
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Re: Gauge pod pillar in 92 prelude

^Heat gun indeed, i just added a pod to my 5th gen pillar, heat treated the panel to better the fitment, then just trimmed the edges a bit with scissors, came out nice:attention:
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Re: Gauge pod pillar in 92 prelude

whay do u mean exactly by heat gun?
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Re: Gauge pod pillar in 92 prelude

A heat gun/ hair dryer, etc. to warm up the panel so that it will become more flexible for installation
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Re: Gauge pod pillar in 92 prelude

how can i mold it/form it
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Re: Gauge pod pillar in 92 prelude

bump.....i really need help
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Re: Gauge pod pillar in 92 prelude

i want to fiberglass it to form it how hard would it be?
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Re: Gauge pod pillar in 92 prelude

I dunno really. Might wanna post in the exterior or interior section for a better chance at an answer.
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Re: Gauge pod pillar in 92 prelude

cut a hole in your left speaker grill next to cluster. my friend did that. looks good too
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