68 camaro, tic toc tach quit working - Team Camaro Tech
Tech 2000 Our previous General Forum
Replies ONLY - no new topics.

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Oct 1st, 00, 03:45 PM Thread Starter
Tech Team
Join Date: Sep 2000
Location: Mercer Island, WA U.S.A.
Posts: 35

I checked my printed circuit. I took the tach out of the dash and bench tested the tach and nothing works. The clock never worked but the tach is in perfect shape. I think its the little resister pad thats behind the tach face. I once saw that resister pad on Ebay but at that time, the tach worked. I can't believe how much it will cost to fix, $250 to $300 dollars. I would like to know my options, and if I can just get that resister board.
bigblockkid is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Oct 1st, 00, 07:27 PM
Senior Tech
Join Date: Apr 1999
Location: La La Land, CA
Posts: 2,704

If they are not still available let me know, I think I have an old one in one of the boxes of stuff that I can't bring myself to get rid of!

I had mine reworked. It is much more accurate with the new movement. It cost $200 three years ago. The section of the replacement tach that extends behind the cluster is larger than the original and requires massaging one of the column supports.


Click here to see see my car and hear 5-speeds. http://www.geocities.com/casanoc
CarlC is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old Oct 2nd, 00, 02:30 AM
Senior Tech
Join Date: Jun 1999
Location: MA, USA
Posts: 460

I have a 68 tick tock that the back of was damaged in storage. That baord is fine but I am looking for another damaged tach to make one good one. Sorry I can't help you but if you by chance find a tach thats working instead of fixing the one you have I would buy your damaged one. Its a long shot, I know, but I have to ask
68SS396 is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Team Camaro Tech forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address.
NOTE we receive a lot of registrations with bad email addresses. IF you do not receive your confirmation email you will not be able to post. contact support and we will try and help.
Be sure you enter a valid email address and check your spam folder as well.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome