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Swapping instrument cluster coding help

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by ruairi83, Nov 20, 2013.

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    I've got a friend who had a b5 a4 1.9tdi 1998.
    He has problem with instrument cluster on car. He has source the same clocks and immo version.

    i have genuine vcds have coded and enabled things via vcds before but haven't swapped and coded clocks or keys.

    would anyone have a guide how to do this and rematch the keys.? Any help appreciated

    dont want to mess up the car so would like a guide or help on this cheers
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    VCDS got a guide on how to do it but you wont get very far with out the SKC code.

    Have you got that?
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    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!" Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User

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    yeh you'll need the SKC. You can extract it from the cluster using VagTacho or other similar products.
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    Sorry forgot to say mate used vag tacho and got skc for broken clocks and new clock. Is there a link to the vcds guide? I checked Ross tech and can't find for the b5 a4
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    Thanks very much appreciate it will let you know how I get on cheers
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