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Old 06-21-2012, 07:55 PM   #11
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Cool, and that is why I posted all of this. Figured someone, someday would want to replace their old and ugly rockers too. Hopefully I have saved you a few hours of looking and if they are the same, you can just order, install and be done.
I finally got around to putting mine in last weekend. My panels are attached to dash with double sided foam tape and I would say it too about 90 minutes to do with most of that time being removing the old tape from the panels. Just rub it and rub it and eventually it will all roll up and come off and then you can put new tape on and set it back in place.

man does it look nice now, don't have pics though, sorry.

Went from an old and faded grey color with pitting to a nice new dark black color.
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Old 06-21-2012, 08:48 PM   #12
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How did you get the dash panel itself to look better? Mine is a bit faded looking, but not as bad as those switches.
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Old 06-21-2012, 08:55 PM   #13
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well, I have not gotten to that project yet
I have not decided what I am going to do to help there, may opt to pull them and paint them or something. That is all the woodgrain is, just paint.
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My panel is still OK. I have to find some balck screws that have been lost. The lenses on my guages are faded. I was thinking of using the stuff they sell to polish up headlights to see if this brings them back. I have also heard toothpaste works. If not, I would consider swapping them out.
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Old 07-08-2012, 04:12 AM   #15
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Polished the lens on one of my gauges with toothpaste. It took out most of the scratches and cloudiness. I will now do the rest. The gauge on top is done. Sorry could not rotate on my iPad.

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Old 07-08-2012, 02:37 PM   #16
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Looking good! I have always had good luck with Meguirs PlastX cleaner and polish. Seems to get out all scratches and polishes up to a nice shine as well. You can probably find at local auto parts store too so may be worth a look over toothpaste.

http://www.amazon.com/Meguiars-Plast.../dp/B0000AY3SR
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thanks I will pick some up this week. Toothpaste is pretty weird to deal with. I am going to try it on my black rocker switches as well.
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Old 07-15-2012, 08:10 PM   #18
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I replaced mine with Blue Illuminated Switches, about £1 each, look cool when its dark, if you change 1 at a time wire by wire you should have no problems.
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