Cadillac Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 1999 - 2006 Discussion, Cluster Swap | 1999 or 2000 to 2003 and up in Cadillac Escalade Forums; I am planning to buy a 1999 or 2000 Escalade. I really want the 2nd generation however i have an ...
- 05-13-14 09:05 PM #1Cadillac Owners Member
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Cluster Swap | 1999 or 2000 to 2003 and up
I am planning to buy a 1999 or 2000 Escalade. I really want the 2nd generation however i have an Allante for the summer and i can't afford the newer one. I like the 1st generation however the gauges are very plain. I would like to put gauges from a 2003 and up into my 1st generation. I would like to know if anyone has done this. I have done some reading and people said that the cluster from the 1999 and 2000 is just like the one in a silverado and people say you can put the gauges from a 2003 and up in a silverado. This makes me think i can put it in my first generation. However i see manual odometer and gear selector, i don't know how this will work. see pictures to find out exactly what i am looking to do. If anyone could help me out that would be great. I think that the 1999 and 2000 would look great with the new style gauges. Thanks for the help in advance!
- 05-13-14 09:10 PM #2
There is module and cluster differences between the trucks which would make it almost impossible to do a simple drop in swap
- 05-13-14 09:23 PM #3
Re: Cluster Swap | 1999 or 2000 to 2003 and up
oh, ok. I knew it was to good to be true. It was a nice thought. Thanks for you help!
- 05-13-14 10:22 PM #4Originally Posted by joetighe