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swapping out xf dash for xe dash


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#1 bob t

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Posted 29 April 2019 - 07:08 AM

Hello gurus

 I would like to no if someone could lead me to a thread or has done the job of changing xf Ute into xe Ute -complete dash plus wiring loom , going to leave the xf crossflow and 5 speed in it for now , my Ute is 1986 unleaded , I’m up to the stage of putting dash and loom in = what dizzy should I run do I have to graft the xf EST into the xe loom to run the dizzy or use xe dizzy ??,  and what legal’s EPA type issues with all the xf unleaded pollution crap have to be sorted ??  the Ute is already rego in my name but don’t want any insurance problems as far coverage or if coppers yellow sticker the thing cause they don’t like the mods …any input will be appreciated …cheers bob 

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#2 crazy2287

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Posted 29 April 2019 - 01:00 PM

hmmmm. Keep the current engine loom (all wires from ecu) and swap the entire dash. You'll have to integrate some of the dahses wires into the engine loom, Or just splice them. 

You wont need to change the engine configuration at all. Except maby a sender or two for the instrument cluster clt temp and oil pressure. 


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