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How To: Making Custom White Dials
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Old 31-05-2005   #1
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Re: making white dials - the guide....

no one has thanked you for that, so i will
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Re: making white dials - the guide....

Ok. i got the dials printed out and everything but now i dont know how to take apart the dashboard. i still dont know what mk is my uno mk. 2 perhaps?! so here is the pic of the dash.

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Re: making white dials - the guide....

Hi ToMi`,

You have a MK2 Uno there, but it’s not the same the UK one as there is no temperature gage.

This is the UK MK2 base dash – but don’t worry, you don’t need to remove the steering wheel – I was fiting in a Turbo wheel when I took this picture.


There is a rough guide on post 10 in this thread, https://www.fiatforum.com/uno/31796-rev-counter.html

Ignore the bit about the tachometer wire, as you won't need it . Let us know if you get stuck.

The petrol gage is different in your Uno, so you may need to scan yours in. They are held in by only 2 nuts. I scanned both gages in without removing the pointers BTW. Please post the original picture if you do it

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Re: making white dials - the guide....

very good guide!! you should post this in the general forum as its easily used on other models
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Re: making white dials - the guide....

tnx for the info! i have the right dials scanned so that's no problem .. i'll read all about it and have a go tommorow morning.
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Re: making white dials - the guide....

"you should post this in the general forum"

louie will you move it please, me a bit unsure bout doin it

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Re: making white dials - the guide....

if anyone isnt too good at photoshop, but has some good ideas - send me the graphic of the dial and your idea and i can do them
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Re: making white dials - the guide....

thanks for asking

I discussed it back stage with other mods, and it seems this thread is most relevant to Uno Styling, and will be staying put.

As much as I'd like you to get an Uno if you don't currently have one,

Your welcome to keep your eye on The Uno Forums for more top threads LOL.


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Re: making white dials - the guide....

on the turbo dials are the "temp." "petrol" and "speedo" the same as on the normal uno?

if they are different does anybody have any they could scan onto their pc, to scale ??

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Re: making white dials - the guide....

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Pictures of old dial faces (to scale)
How do you know the right size in paintshop to have it to scale as you imply
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Go for the larger files in this gallery

https://www.fiatforum.com/gallery/sh...ry.php?cat=638

They are already in scale
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Re: making white dials - the guide....

thanks louie bee but they are not for a mk1 do you have any for the mk1
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Re: making white dials - the guide....

Sorry - I have no MK1 dials

I dismantled my old pod and scanned the dials, copied and pasted into Photoshop. They print exactly the right size .
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Re: making white dials - the guide....

ok louie thanks for your help, when i get some time i will take mine apart and post up the pics for other mk1 owners
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