Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel (1967) Installation Instructions

1. To begin installing your new Mustang Scott Drake C7ZZ-10838-B Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel, remove the original instrument cluster assembly. To do this, remove three screws across the top and two at the bottom. Then, remove the two plugs from the under dash wiring harness and the speedometer cable.
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image
2. Turn the Mustang instrument panel over and remove the black screws along the perimeter. Then, remove the windshield wiper switch assembly. The handle on the front has a small Allen wrench retainer screw.
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image
3. Pull the back plate with the gauges away from the original bezel.
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image
4. Unpack the new bezel and the Mustang dash bezel lens kit. Install the new lenses in the new bezel.
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image
5. Remove the retainer rings from the original bezel lenses and use them to secure the new lenses to the new Scott Drake bezel.
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image
6. If you plan on rolling back your odometer’s mileage to all zeros, this is the perfect time. The mileage indicator wheels are on a spindle that is kept in place with a clip. Carefully remove the clip and dial the wheels back to zero.
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image
7. Reinstall the spindle and clip.
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image
8. Carefully place the back plate for the gauges onto the new bezel and secure it with screws around the perimeter. Then, reinstall or replace the windshield wiper switch and handle.
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image
9. Here are before and after shots of the Mustang instrument panel for comparison.
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image
10. Reinstall the instrument cluster. If your screws are in poor condition, like mine, the Mustang instrument bezel screw kit may be helpful.
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image
11. After those screws are installed, you will have completed the installation of your new Mustang Scott Drake Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel!
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image
Mustang Brushed Aluminum Instrument Bezel Install Image