Powered by Mustang Enthusiasts - Call Now (866) 507-3786

1979-86 Mustang Dakota Digital VHX Digital Instrument Cluster - Carbon Face w/ Red Backlighting by Dakota Digital


Details   |  Videos   |  Reviews

Details   |   Videos   |   Reviews
1979-86 Mustang Dakota Digital VHX Digital Instrument Cluster  - Carbon Face w/ Red Backlighting
1979-86 Mustang Dakota Digital VHX Digital Instrument Cluster  - Carbon Face w/ Red Backlighting
1979-86 Mustang Dakota Digital VHX Digital Instrument Cluster  - Carbon Face w/ Red Backlighting
1979-86 Mustang Dakota Digital VHX Digital Instrument Cluster  - Carbon Face w/ Red Backlighting
  • 1979-86 Mustang Dakota Digital VHX Digital Instrument Cluster  - Carbon Face w/ Red Backlighting
  • 1979-86 Mustang Dakota Digital VHX Digital Instrument Cluster  - Carbon Face w/ Red Backlighting
  • 1979-86 Mustang Dakota Digital VHX Digital Instrument Cluster  - Carbon Face w/ Red Backlighting

Add a custom look to your Fox Body interior with a Dakota Digital 1979-1986 Mustang instrument cluster. Great for Coyote Swaps!

Item #LRS-7986MUSCR
MPN# VHX-79F-MUS-C-R

Everyday Low Price: $755.25

Availability: Out of Stock [ ? ]



Benefits

  • Direct Replacement
  • LCD Message Center
  • Precise Sending Units With Digital Step Motors

Features

  • Fully Lit Needles
  • Red Illumination and Graduations
  • Back-lit Carbon Fiber Look Gauge Faces

What's in the Box

  • See Detailed List Below

Product Description

1979-1986 Mustang Dakota Digital VHX Digital Instrument Cluster

Digital Accuracy with Analog Appearance the stock Mustang Gauge Cluster being known for its level of inaccuracies, Dakota Digital really changed the game with their VHX Analog/Digital Gauge Clusters for 1979-1986 Mustang. The precise digital measurement and needle control allow you to trust the information being displayed on your Instrument Cluster! A must-have for your High-Performance Fox Mustang!

Analog Gauge Display and Indicators

The visible gauge faces feature a carbon fiber appearance with red graduations and red back-lighting. The analog displays are Speedometer (0-160 mph), Tachometer (0-8000 RPM), Fuel Level (Full-Empty - uses stock sending unit), Water Temperature (140-220° F), Oil Pressure (0-80 psi), and Voltmeter (8-17 Volts DC). Visible indicators are RH and LH Turn Signal, High Beam, Cruise Control, Parking Brake, and Check Engine.

Digital Message Center

The Message Center displays several of the analog gauge functions in digital format such as Speedometer (0-255 MPH/KPH), Tachometer (0-9,990 RPM), Oil Pressure (0-80 psi), Water Temperature (0-300° F/0-150° C), Fuel Level (0-99%), and Voltmeter (8-17 Volts DC). Other display features include Odometer, Trip Odometer, Resettable Service Odometer, Engine Hour Meter, and Clock. There are also built-in performance functions such as 0-60 mph timer, 1/4 mile timer, 1/4 mile speed, High-Speed Recall, and High RPM Recall.

No Need for Aftermarket Gauges

Keep an OE type appearance AND get the precise information you need to keep tabs on your Mustang's vitals all in this one inclusive bolt-in gauge cluster. The speedometer is user-programmable, so your speed will never be wrong again regardless of tire size or rear gear changes. The Tach is adaptable to all ignition pickup styles, so you'll have the correct RPM regardless of the engine. Get rid of the useless 79-86 Mustang Ammeter and take full advantage of a correct Volt Meter! The Oil Pressure and Water Temp sending units are included. Fuel Level is compatible with your existing stock Foxbody sending unit.

What Is Included

  • (1) Digital Gauge Cluster
  • (1) Control Module
  • (1) Alternator Load Harness
  • (1) Water Temp Sending Unit with Harness
  • (1) Oil Pressure Sending Unit with Harness
  • (1) Pack of Assorted Sending Unit Adapters
  • (1) Switch Assembly
  • (1) CAT5 Cable
  • (1) Speed Sensor Plug
  • (1) Detailed Installation Instructions

Product Note

  • Cluster Control box works with T5 (with included new VSS) or T56 (using the stock sensor)

Application

  • Fits 1979-1986 Ford Mustangs


Odometer Note
To properly set up the odometer feature within this cluster, make sure to calibrate the speedometer first. You will only have 100 miles from the installation of the cluster to set up the odometer to the mileage of your vehicle! For further information, please reference the Wiring Guide below.


Dakota Digital Warranty - Click Here

Product Videos

Check out our YouTube channel for even more tech tips, installation videos, how-tos, and more. The best place to go for anything Mustang related!



California Residents:
Prop 65 Warning SignWARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm- www.P65Warnings.ca.gov

Vehicle Applications

Ford Mustang - 1979 (79) - 1980 (80) - 1981 (81) - 1982 (82) - 1983 (83) - 1984 (84) - 1985 (85) - 1986 (86)


About This Brand


Dakota Digital
Over the past 25 years, Dakota Digital has been manufacturing the highest quality specialty electronics for cars, trucks, and motorcycles. Most of their products are designed, developed, and manufactures in their South Dakota facility. They strive for the best service and support and take pride in the products they build. Shop Dakota Digital for custom digital instrument gauge clusters for your Foxbody Mustang.

Look for Similar Items by Category

1979-1993 Fox Body Mustang Parts » 1979-1993 Fox Body Interior Parts & Accessories » 1979-1993 Fox Body Mustang Dashboard Parts » 1979-1993 Fox Body Mustang Instrument Lens & Cluster
Ford Mustang Parts » Mustang Interior » Mustang Dash » Mustang Instrument Lens & Cluster
Mustang & Lightning Tech, Articles, How To Videos » Fox Body Mustang Tech, Articles, How To Videos » Fox Body Mustang Installs/Removals » 79-86 Mustang Gauge Cluster Removal | Fox Body

Products by Vehicle