Jump to content
  • Welcome to SAU Community

    Welcome to SAU Community, like most online communities you must register to view or post in our community, but don't worry this is a simple free process that requires minimal information for you to signup. Be apart of SAU Community by signing in or creating an account.

    • Start new topics and reply to others
    • Subscribe to topics and forums to get email updates
    • Get your own profile page, build reputation and make new friends
    • Send personal messages to other members.
    • See fewer ads!

    Consider joining our newsletter for the latest content updates

    Click here to register


Custom gauge fit R34 GTT only!

Recommended Posts

Custom gauge fit R34 GTT only!

Hey guys,

I've been requested to do a DIY on the gauge install in my GTT. ill try to include as much info as possible!!


BTW i don't take any responsibility for anyone's attempts and if you damage anything you have no one but yourself to blame.


Now, We've all seen setups when the aftermarket gauges are just jammed in, honestly that would drive me up the wall. 

To remove the factory gauge cover holder

- pop out center vents located under factory gauges, use a plastic popping tool not a screwdriver. unplug hazard light

- two screws hold the gauge pod in, after undoing these you can lift the unit and you'll find one connector for all three gauges

- on the inside, two screws hold the gauges inside the pod

Once separated this is what you're left with


- Remove the 6 screws on the front to take off the plastic cover


- I cant remember how many screws hold the actual gauges, remove them all


- Now that its separated, this is whats left.

- Next step is to pull the aftermarket gauges apart.


These are shadow (defi copy) 60mm


- Using a tiny flat blade, had to bend out the bezel edge so the face could be removed


Bezel, Glass and gauge pulled apart

60mm gauges are a snug fit, all i did was align, pressure fit all three and hot glue holds it all together



Power, Earth, ACC and Illumination all can be tapped from original harness from memory 



To finish it off, i ordered a new plastic face from Nissan. think it was about $40 AUD

Final Assembly!




Edited by stump_69
  • Like 4

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Good job!

I've got a similar setup but didn't wan't to dismantle my genuine Defis so mounted them on a support and they just sit behind the triple gauge pod holes:


  • Like 2

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Brilliant DIY! I've added it to the list; 



Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Create New...