Dakota Digital VHX Instrument System for 1978-88. Chevy Monte Carlo, 1978-87 Chevy El Camino/GMC Caballero and 1978-83 Chevy Malibu with round speedometer and gauges. (will not fit rectangular sweep-style speedometer dashes).
VHX-78C-MC-S-R with SILVER ALLOY style and RED backlighting. Finally, a good-looking solution for Chevy G-Bodies! A simple installation into the stock instrument housing, Dakota Digital squeezes six analog gauge readouts plus two digital LCD message centers into Monte Carlo-style clusters. Upgrade your El Camino, Malibu, or Monte Carlo's individual-gauge cluster! Will not fit sweep-style speedometer dashes.Full 6 Gauge Instrument System installs into OEM bezel (bezel is NOT included). Fits 1978-88 Chevy Monte Carlo/ 1978-87 Chevy El Camino and Malibu with the round speedometer and gauges. Also fits 1978- 87 GMC Caballero. The VHX-78C-MC fits into a stock or reproduction style dash bezel (bezel shown in any pic is NOT included, shown for demonstration purposes only).
The VHX-78C-MC gauge system will NOT fit the rectangular sweep-style speedometer cluster. If you have the rectangular sweep-style speedometer, please look up the VHX-78C-MAL instead! This system fits the following vehicles. 1978-87 Chevy El Camino / GMC Caballero (with round gauges / does not fit clusters with sweep-style speedometer). 1978-83 Chevy Malibu (with round gauges / does not fit clusters with sweep-style speedometer).
Fully lit needles, backlit faces, and three highly visible LCD message centers are a few of the things that you can see which set the VHX Series apart from yesterday's traditional approach to instrumentation. Completely engineered and manufactured at their facility in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the VHX Series has completely revolutionized the instrumentation industry! Please scroll through the listing for more information and pictures of this system.
Metric system (KM/H and degrees Celsius) is available as a custom option for no additional cost, but may take approximately 8-16 weeks to build. Some systems may take a little longer due to the pandemic and high demand affecting production. Speedometer - 0-140 MPH (optional metric version 0-225 kmh) Tachometer - 0-8000 RPM Oil Pressure - 0-80 psi Water Temperature - 100-260ºF (optional metric version 40-120ºC) Fuel Level - E, 1/4, 1/2, 3/4, F Voltmeter - 9-17 VDC.
Back lit technology is popular with performance instrumentation due to precise lighting allowing you see what is truly important when you really need it at a quick glance. Each number, tick mark, annunciator, needle, indicator and digital message center is lit by a series of LEDs behind the gauge face. Odometer (One time user settable, Million Mile) Dual (A/B) Trip Meter (0-9,999.9) Clock (12 hour). 0-60 MPH Timer (0-100 kmh) 1/4 mile time 1/4 mile end speed (trap speed) High speed recall High RPM recall. Speedometer (0-255 MPH / KM/H) Tachometer (0-9,990 RPM) Oil Pressure (0-100 psi displayed in 1 psi increments) Water Temperature (100-300ºF / 40-150ºC displayed in 1ºF/ºC increments) Voltmeter (9-17 VDC) Fuel Level (0-99% full).
Lighting: Auto-contrasting LCD display for optimal view in the brightest of sunlight. LED backlit at night to match/complete the look at night. 1/8 NPT, ground isolated sensor with a 10 ft harness. 1/8 NPT solid state sensor with a 10 ft harness. Replaces GM style speedometer cables with a 10 ft harness.Sensor requires approximately 5 clearance extending between the cable drive output and any obstruction. Tremec and Ford style adaptors available on request. Each kit comes with 1/8" to 1/4", 3/8" and 1/2" NPT bushings along with bushings for 12mm and 16mm x 1.5 threads.
Dakota Digital instruments are programmed and operated by the push of a button. Simply mount the included pushbuttons supplied with your gauges in a convenient and easily accessible location.
These buttons are used to calibrate your speedometer, set the cylinder count and the fuel level gauge. Once properly configured these same buttons are used to access the wealth of information located in the Digital Message Centers. More info about this system and pics are available below. This listing is for ONE VHX gauge system with your choice of style and backlighting color.VHX-78C-MC with SILVER ALLOY style and RED display (bezel is not included). This item is in the category "eBay Motors\Parts & Accessories\Car & Truck Parts & Accessories\Interior Parts & Accessories\Gauges\Individual Gauges". The seller is "phoenix_tuning" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.