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Auto Meter Tach Adapter (96-14 All)

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  • MPN# 9117

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    Features & Details

    • Required for Installation of Auto Meter Tachometers
    • Perfect for Coil Pack or Coil-Over-Plug Ignition Systems
    • Superior Electronics
    • Made in the USA
    • Fits 1996 to 2014 Mustangs with an Auto Meter Tachometer
    Tach Adapter. Made in the USA, the Auto Meter tachometer adapter is specifically designed for use on 1996 and newer Mustangs with a coil pack or coil-over-plug ignition system where no tachometer output or signal wire is available.

    Required for installation. The Auto Meter Tach Adapter is required for installation of an Auto Meter Tachometer or Digital Pro-Shift System in a late model distributor-less Mustang to obtain optimal tachometer signal.

    Application. This Auto Meter Tach Adapter is for use on all 1996 to 2014 Mustangs with an Auto Meter Tachometer or Digital Pro-Shift System installed, including the V6, GT, Bullitt, Mach 1, SVT Cobra and Shelby GT500 models.

    Fitment: 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 Details

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    What's in the Box
    • (1) Tach Adapter
    • (3) Screws
    • (1) Set of wire connector hardware
    Installation Info
    Tech Specs
    Will it fit my Mustang?
    • Boss 302 - 12, 13
    • Bullitt - 01, 08, 09
    • Cobra - 96, 97, 98, 99, 01, 03, 04
    • GT - 96, 97, 98, 99, 00, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
    • GT500 - 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
    • Mach 1 - 03, 04
    • V6 - 96, 97, 98, 99, 00, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14

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    Questions & Answers (2)

    2 Top Rated Questions

    What is the pin number at the ecm for tach drive or the wire in dash cluster for tach drive

    • The pin used for ignition signal with the Auto Meter Tach Adapter will depend on the year and engine of your Mustang. Directions can be found at the link below:

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    Other tachs Can any other tach be hooked up to this or does it only work with autometer tachs

    • Yes... All this does is put the electronic signal into a format the the tach can read...

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    Customer Reviews (17) Write a Review

    Overall Rating 4.7

    out of 5 stars

    Installation Time:Afternoon

    • Fit 4.866667 4.9
    • Appearance 4.8 4.8
    • Bang For Your Buck 4.466667 4.5

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Weekend

      November 10, 2018

      Tach adapter

      Works great good quality looks good under hood real easy to install


      Year: 2004 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (0)

    • 4/5

      Installation Time: Afternoon

      October 23, 2018

      Tach adapter

      You need it. Finally made my tach complete. Thanks


      Year: 2002 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (0)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      December 29, 2017

      Very easy to install

      Does the job. Install with phantom techormeter and shift light


      Year: 2001 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (3)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Afternoon

      December 04, 2017

      Good quality

      Installs easy if you know your way around some basic eletronic components doesn't take long,but take your time to make it look nice dont take much effort used it on my nitrous 2v system and does as advertised would buy again if needed.


      Year: 2002 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (3)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      September 12, 2017

      Tach adaptor

      Worked fantastic easy to install I used it to give a signal wire for my boost gauge. No problems what so ever.


      Year: 2011 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (4)

    • 3/5

      March 03, 2017

      Great for 99 and up.

      There is no need to purchase this box for an auto meter tach unless you have a 99 mustang I called autometer and they instructed me to tap off orange and white wire from the ecm pin 48 or you can also tap off of tan n white number 8 tach feed behind the dash.


      Year: 1998 Submodel: Cobra

      Helpful (3)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      February 14, 2017

      Autometer tach adaptor

      I must say this product is great, i have a broken arm at this time so i walked my 18 year old son through the install and he did the soldering and taping Like a glove, i would recommend it to anyone with a multiple coil application.


      Year: 2002 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (5)

    • 5/5

      September 18, 2016

      Great product

      Easy instructions ,fast shipping, great took about 15 to 30min to hook everything up


      Year: 2000 Submodel: V6

      Helpful (4)

    • 5/5

      September 08, 2016




      Year: 2002 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (4)

    • 4/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      December 18, 2014

      Could use some updates installation instructions..

      I needed this for my window switch but to install it I had to use google to find which wore to tap in to for my 2014 mustang v6... I understand this product is pretty universal but some more guidance would have been appreciated. (It was the bigger solid purple wire in my engine harness) overall this product is pretty nice and it does exactly what I needed it to.


      Year: 2014 Submodel: V6 Holts summit , mo

      Helpful (3)

    • 4/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      October 17, 2014

      Awsome product!!!

      Ordered this for my Autometer sport comp tach. Worked great easy to wire up took about and hour!Shipping was fast ordered on Wednesday and got it Friday.Thanks AM!!!


      Year: 2004 Submodel: GT Lexington Tn

      Helpful (3)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Afternoon

      June 20, 2014

      This Product was easy to install to make my Tachometer work

      I looked up directions online. Mounted the tachometer I had on the driver side Pillar. Ran the wire down under dash then into engine bay wired up the Tachometer adapter neatly under the hood. Connected the wiring correctly and to my lights, Tachometer works great with the tachometer adapter. I didn't think it would be that easy but a little time and the Videos online at American Muscle and easy directions and patients. Americana Muscle online Videos and Price specials and my 06 is looking awesome. My car was a daily driver and now its a head turner. With parts from American Muscle,Thanks, American Muscle.


      Year: 2006 Submodel: GT Virginia, USA

      Helpful (7)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      April 22, 2014

      Great product!!!!

      I was hooking up my shift light, and I ran into a problem. I had no where to hook up my tach wire so I was told I needed a tach adapter. I got the Auto Meter from America Muscle and it worked GREAT. Light comes on exactly where I set the rpm, no lacking or missing, dead on point all the time.. With the instructions it came with, made it really easy to install. And it's really small so you have enough room to install under hood or I install it under the dash, perect fit.. This is my third purchase from American Muscle and I see many more to come..


      Year: 2002 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (3)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      May 17, 2013

      Does what I need

      the instructions were simple. the installation took less than 30 min. My only problem was finding the best place to mount my shift light. The one thing I did not use was the wire connecting parts that came with it. I used a wiring kit from another store that I would recommend anyone do. it just made it easy. I also used about three washers per bolt when mounting it under the hood.


      Year: 1999 Submodel: GT Virginia

      Helpful (4)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Afternoon

      April 08, 2013

      1998 GT 4.6...Use the 99-04 diagram...

      Although the instructions do not include the 98 in installation diagram. Just use the 99-04 directions. After an few hours of hair pulling (to which I can't I went with the PIN method instead of the coil to which you have to pull from BOTH (also not in instructions) I only got half the signal. PIN is the way to go, faster and simpler.


      Year: 1998 Submodel: GT Mount Vernon, OH 43050, USA

      Helpful (6)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      January 18, 2013

      Auto meter tach adapter for my 97 gt

      Wow I though I was gonna have a hard time because I'm not so great with wiring but I was completely shocked it was so easy and when I say easy I mean easy all i did was put box up on the firewall and it is small and doesn't take up a lot of room find a ground find the correct pin for your tach signal wire from your car cut it in half tie the red wire in to the box with the pin the red and green to the other half going to the firewall side and then the grey wire to your tachs signal wire and your in business this adapter is the best bang for the buck and is needed if your gonna run a tach and have coil packs


      Year: 1997 Submodel: GT Virginia, USA

      Helpful (4)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      July 27, 2012

      Perfect fit

      Fast and easy to install, instruction are specific to my Mustang GT and the tach with shift light was easy to hook up and works great.


      Year: 2004 Submodel: GT Montreal, Quebec, Canada

      Helpful (4)

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