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#2413025 - 12/04/17 09:56 AM Charger Specialties Circuit Boards
Erik Offline


Registered: 01/20/03
Posts: 3241
Loc: Stroudsburg, PA
Recently I replaced the circuit boards in my Barracuda with new one from Charger Specialties. When I got everything back together, the temp and oil pressure gauges stopped working. So I pulled the dash back out and noticed a glob of solder that was touching both the bottom pins where these gauges connect. I carefully removed the glob and put it all back together. Gauges still don't work.

Has anyone has this type of problem with their boards?
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#2413269 - 12/04/17 06:47 PM Re: Charger Specialties Circuit Boards [Re: Erik]
Andrewh Offline
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Registered: 02/17/03
Posts: 7734
never used them.
did the gauges work before?

did you test them?
2 AA batteries in series wired to each side. they are slow to respond so give it a little bit see if they move.

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#2413274 - 12/04/17 06:59 PM Re: Charger Specialties Circuit Boards [Re: Erik]
floridian Offline
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Registered: 08/10/12
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Loc: Lakeland FL
Have you contacted the supplier with your problem to see if they can help or have any suggestions?

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#2413502 - 12/05/17 08:41 AM Re: Charger Specialties Circuit Boards [Re: Erik]
blewbyu Offline
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Registered: 01/22/03
Posts: 3489
Loc: Florida
I have one but have not installed it yet. I know there is some specific instructions did you follow them?

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#2413515 - 12/05/17 09:09 AM Re: Charger Specialties Circuit Boards [Re: Erik]
Erik Offline


Registered: 01/20/03
Posts: 3241
Loc: Stroudsburg, PA
Yes, the gauges worked before I swapped the boards.

Yes, I contacted the manufacturer who told me to test the voltage.

They did not come with instructions, but they are very simple to install.
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1970 Challenger R/T SE 383 Auto
1968 Barracuda Convertible - 416 4-spd

Contrary to the opinions of some, I am not dumber than I look.

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