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Old 06-21-2003, 11:00 AM   #1
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Question Analog Speedometer

I was just wondering if anyone used the analog speedometer. The numbers are so small and close together. I didn't think I'd use the digital at first, but I can't live without it now.

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Old 06-22-2003, 06:24 AM   #2
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Talking Analog vs. digital

I always look at the digital readout, don't even notice the analog one anymore.
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Old 06-22-2003, 09:18 AM   #3
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If I could see the analog, I'd use it - but for my normal driving position, it is behind the wheel rim.
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Old 06-22-2003, 10:22 AM   #4
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Basically never. Awkward location, "realistic" speeds are crowded way down on the dial, and the 25 mile increments are tough to read.
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Old 06-22-2003, 03:41 PM   #5
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I never use the analog speedo... Digital all the way!!
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Old 06-25-2003, 07:15 PM   #6
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I occasionally glance at the analog to get a "rough" range; however, I tend to use the digital the most. I have also found I can judge my speed fairly accurately via the tachometer (of course, gear dependent).

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