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5/8/18 9:42pm - Original Message: 'Noise coming from centre gauges when car turns off'
JC VETTE 70
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70 VETTE 350/300HP, AUTOMATIC, ALL STOCK EXCEPT FOR MILD CAM,LAGUNA GREY, 3:55 POSI GEARS

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Sounds like a buzzing sound coming from oil pressure gauge for a few seconds when I turn the car off. Anyone out there have this problem ? Is it the oil pressure gauge, if so what's causing it to make the noise ?

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5/8/18 10:33pm - Reply: 'Re: Noise coming from centre gauges when car turns off'
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1973 Orange Metallic Coupe (orig owner), L82, 4 spd (WR), PS, (A/C & PW (I installed from wrecked 73)), leather, AM/FM Stereo, ran with '65 FI unit earlier & will again some day.

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Since the oil pressure gauge is a mechanical one and it's connected to the engine with a plastic tube most likely. Not sure how the engine vibration could be transferred through that. Maybe the tubing or some wiring harness is resting against something and causing the buzzing noise.

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5/10/18 10:02pm - Reply: 'Re: Noise coming from centre gauges when car turns off'
JC VETTE 70
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You might be right. I will have a look at it this weekend...thanks.

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