Is a Digital Dash Worth It?

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As the miata gets more and more modified, we need to be able to monitor more and more engine vitals. We’re going to install a digital dash in the miata so we can keep an eye on EVERYTHING, right from the dash! Will it look good or will the clean aesthetics of the dash be ruined? Let’s find out!
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  • Phymatic
    Phymatic7 klukkustundum síðan

    Not going to lie, looks like a pretty low end unit out of the box and performs like one too. The flames don't help it's case either IMO. It's a rad 'affordable' unit but I think the refresh rate is a bit of a turn off to anyone seriously looking at a digital dash. Those flames though... Sheesh lol.

  • ceerw buty
    ceerw butyDegi Síðan síðan

    9:43 Everytime you get into your car: “Before we drive off, just wait a few minutes for Windows to load up”

  • BC Builds
    BC BuildsDegi Síðan síðan

    Yep imma need to do this to my Miata😂 my clusters wiring only shows my fuel gauge. Coolant temp, rpms, oil pressure😂 Miata interior is pretty simple tho

  • Kamil.P
    Kamil.PDegi Síðan síðan

    When it includes Fuel and oil, it's going to be perfect

  • kolim jone

    kolim jone

    11 klukkustundum síðan

    That looks nasty man 🥴🤦🏻‍♂️

  • Ailsa Ni
    Ailsa Ni2 dögum síðan

    at 8:35 I thought he siad "I had a little of molly yesterday, it was weird" lmaoooo

  • ceerw buty

    ceerw buty

    Degi Síðan síðan

    the appearance of traditional analogue gauges... like what's the point? It looks like a PlayStation 2 game.

  • crisismcnoodle
    crisismcnoodle2 dögum síðan

    Too bad it runs at like 5fps. That would be so distracting

  • kolim jone

    kolim jone

    11 klukkustundum síðan

    the appearance of traditional analogue gauges... like what's the point? It looks like a PlayStation 2 game.

  • Al Litts
    Al Litts2 dögum síðan

    Digital dash more money mo problems ask ford expedition

  • Ticalos Ticalos
    Ticalos Ticalos2 dögum síðan

    what a waist of time and money.... this miata is just trash

  • E P
    E P3 dögum síðan

    The zany promotion pivotally pack because brass thermodynamically burn an a robust decrease. unhealthy, gainful rooster

  • Ailsa Ni

    Ailsa Ni

    2 dögum síðan

    My channel is what happens when you watch too much Donut videos hehe

  • Sir Geldi
    Sir Geldi3 dögum síðan

    Wow do you think that USB connector is save ? It could fall off on road bump or pothole. You wouldn't get away with this in Europe, not street legal.

  • kolim jone
    kolim jone3 dögum síðan

    Why are Donuts “commercials” and t shirt advertising better than literally any other companies or products advertising

  • Patrick Carrillo
    Patrick Carrillo3 dögum síðan

    Am I the only person that absolutely detests digital dashes

  • Beau Abbott
    Beau Abbott3 dögum síðan

    jobe needs new brake pads

  • kolim jone

    kolim jone

    3 dögum síðan

    Imagine If someone stole the miata. I might cry.

  • John Barron
    John Barron3 dögum síðan

    Jeremiah you suck you creep

  • HrHaakon
    HrHaakon3 dögum síðan

    Zach, happy things are working: > It looks like Windows! Me, looking at the fonts: > Not it doesn't?

  • Not Me Not Me
    Not Me Not Me4 dögum síðan

    There's an easier and cheaper way to do this... Get a bluetooth or wifi OBDII reader. Connect it to your iPad or iPhone. Download an OBD app like OBD Fusion or Torque Pro. These apps place whatever dials or gauges you want on your iPad. With the info taken from the OBDII port. You can even read fault codes and reset the check engine light while you're at it.

  • Alvin
    Alvin4 dögum síðan

    You know he’s truly a car guy when he drive stick.

  • ghost figter 14
    ghost figter 144 dögum síðan

    The only thing thats missing are some kickass decals

  • skizzlemane1
    skizzlemane14 dögum síðan

    Why didn’t you put in a quick release for your steering wheel? Not only would that aid in the access when you’re installing things like this but that car is so small it actually would serve a purpose in the event of an emergency

  • Lucky Ducky Driving School
    Lucky Ducky Driving School5 dögum síðan

    Aftermarket/customizable digital gauge clusters are pretty cool, IMO. However, what I really don't dig are when a factory installs an OEM digital gauge cluster that tries to imitate the appearance of traditional analogue gauges... like what's the point? It looks like a PlayStation 2 game.

  • Adok24
    Adok245 dögum síðan

    That looks nasty man 🥴🤦🏻‍♂️

  • Desktopia
    Desktopia5 dögum síðan

    I do not want any touch screens to my car. One of the reasons I drive what I drive is that it has very good, traditional ergonomic controls and no screens that distract when you drive or require you to go through menus. Smartphones and tablets are pretty much the only things where touchscreens are a good choice.

  • S550 Andrew
    S550 Andrew6 dögum síðan

    My channel is what happens when you watch too much Donut videos hehe

  • soiung toiue

    soiung toiue

    5 dögum síðan

    Not sure what's with that sample rate, I don't know Megasquirt comms. Currently the ultimate is a Motec 1212 dash with Display Creator. Its quite nice, but godly expensive.

  • RamenGod
    RamenGod6 dögum síðan

    This is so relaxing

  • Matthew Thibert
    Matthew Thibert6 dögum síðan

    lmfao that unit for the actual computer controlling the cluster looks like someone took a Raspberry Pi and sold it with a screen and a piece of plastic

  • Richard Wolfe
    Richard Wolfe6 dögum síðan

    Wait till there's a solar flare and it wipes out every single electronic car and every single electronic dashboard

  • robot2the
    robot2the6 dögum síðan

    I’m going to watch this whole video but I don’t have to watch it all to know that digital dashes suck. I’d rather have my 2005 ford dash than the new digital ones. I have pop ups on my new truck!

  • Kamote Industries
    Kamote Industries7 dögum síðan

    I personally like analog more than digital.

  • dcoog anml
    dcoog anml7 dögum síðan

    Imagine If someone stole the miata. I might cry.

  • Eric Burrell
    Eric Burrell7 dögum síðan

    I also just got my data log device Iove it

  • Adrian F
    Adrian F7 dögum síðan

    Drake and Future agree

  • CojakSilverBack
    CojakSilverBack7 dögum síðan

    4:50 you can see the connections ports, it is a Raspberry Pi 4 with what looks like a pi hut 12-inch screen. guessing a few other off-the-shelf parts plugged into the 40 pin I\O. Crazy.

  • dcoog anml

    dcoog anml

    7 dögum síðan

    Thumbnail giving me Obzen vibes

  • MANTOSKA
    MANTOSKA7 dögum síðan

    You can also use a riadio as digital dash

  • S. gonzales
    S. gonzales7 dögum síðan

    ZACH CAN YOU SERVICE MY CARS?

  • Daniel White
    Daniel White8 dögum síðan

    The response of the tach is wayyyyyy too slow. Id prefer this on the dash or replace the radio so i can check oil/air/fuel etc when i need, but have a proper instrument cluster.

  • Mitchell Yorston
    Mitchell Yorston8 dögum síðan

    10:55 got me 🤣 just reminded me of scene from "the benchwarmers" 😅

  • matthew x
    matthew x8 dögum síðan

    Whys it so laggy?

  • EleriLeigh
    EleriLeigh8 dögum síðan

    I would totally do this, but I prefer physical dials, my Toyota Yaris’s fuel gauge looks like bum smoke

  • Furious Hawk
    Furious Hawk8 dögum síðan

    *Let me ask Up To Speed and get back to you*

  • aekagsr
    aekagsr8 dögum síðan

    Not sure what's with that sample rate, I don't know Megasquirt comms. Currently the ultimate is a Motec 1212 dash with Display Creator. Its quite nice, but godly expensive.

  • Lasse Olsen
    Lasse Olsen8 dögum síðan

    Is it worth it??? YES, if you can live with your readouts updates every 3th second 🤷🤦😂

  • Niloy Mallick
    Niloy Mallick9 dögum síðan

    A minor criticism for the company who created the cluster will be the revving gauge. Honda S2000 has more fluidic rev gauge and it was created way back than this one. Why does this one lack that fluidity?

  • Hyogo Marume
    Hyogo Marume9 dögum síðan

    So basically plug and play

  • bilishu aliss

    bilishu aliss

    8 dögum síðan

    10:41 Looks like KDE Plasma with Raspberry Pi logo as start button. Seems like this thing runs on Raspberry Pi.

  • ProjectSim
    ProjectSim9 dögum síðan

    Can you tune where the yellow/red is on the “rev bar”

  • bilishu aliss

    bilishu aliss

    8 dögum síðan

    This is funny

  • Simon The Broken
    Simon The Broken9 dögum síðan

    Do they work well in direct sun?

  • Your Uncle
    Your Uncle10 dögum síðan

    No.

  • Demise, Devised
    Demise, Devised10 dögum síðan

    Thumbnail giving me Obzen vibes

  • BcnCheese Brgr
    BcnCheese Brgr10 dögum síðan

    i mean its pretty easy to imagine the digital dash without the masking tape. the tape is not there, the tape is not there, the tape is not there. done

  • bilishu aliss

    bilishu aliss

    9 dögum síðan

    astounding..... Like the girls with rocks or other shit on their steering wheel.....

  • Jensen and Vanessa
    Jensen and Vanessa11 dögum síðan

    You straight up murdered yourself! Lol CANADIAN SUPERMAN APPROVES

  • bilishu aliss

    bilishu aliss

    9 dögum síðan

    Latency looks pretty high

  • Spectacular Spaghetti
    Spectacular Spaghetti11 dögum síðan

    Double tapping the right side of the screen might be one of the best feautures on ISsofts, feels great to have an upper hand on ads

  • Mr. Burning Skull
    Mr. Burning Skull11 dögum síðan

    Looking at the thumbnail is fine until u see he had 3 hands

  • SHIPPING WESTPORT
    SHIPPING WESTPORT11 dögum síðan

    one thing I hate about digital aftermarket digital screen is how low the refresh rate especially the RPM and speed shown on the screen.

  • Wolfstanus
    Wolfstanus11 dögum síðan

    To save 2:15 minutes of your time

  • TaggerInc
    TaggerInc11 dögum síðan

    skip to 2:30 for the beginning of the video

  • Oliver Becker
    Oliver Becker11 dögum síðan

    Am I the only one who noticed Zach on the thumbnail has 3 arms???

  • bilishu aliss
    bilishu aliss11 dögum síðan

    "i feel so cool.... look at all my data!" lmfao the jealousy seethes within me

  • brooks
    brooks12 dögum síðan

    bruh this is litealy my favroite youtube channel. i watch your vids when i fall asleap when im board in class like 24/7. the miata build is my fav seeries so far. keep it up!

  • sokin jon
    sokin jon12 dögum síðan

    And then of course, if that doesn’t cause a catastrophic nuclear explosion, we just have to convert this AC cable to FM. Easy!”

  • bilishu aliss

    bilishu aliss

    11 dögum síðan

    Me looking at all the guys who switched their 80s cars from the stock digidashes to analogue dashes

  • Fakhruddin Ahmad
    Fakhruddin Ahmad12 dögum síðan

    10:41 Looks like KDE Plasma with Raspberry Pi logo as start button. Seems like this thing runs on Raspberry Pi.

  • Cody Kamminga
    Cody Kamminga12 dögum síðan

    In my opinion, these look absolutely shit. I may be the only one, but the only thing I need / want to know is on the dash (tacho, fuel, coolant temp and speed)

  • Matthew K
    Matthew K12 dögum síðan

    I liked without gauge cover

  • sokin jon

    sokin jon

    12 dögum síðan

    Cell Phone Games sponsors are pure cancer

  • Cat Lover
    Cat Lover12 dögum síðan

    the way you advertise your merch and your sponsors is better than most youtube channels and i only say most because i haven't seen them all

  • A N D Y
    A N D Y12 dögum síðan

    Latency looks pretty high

  • Rexeit
    Rexeit12 dögum síðan

    Quick reminder : DON'T put gauges or anything on your A pillar if there's airbags in it, not if you want to live It sounds dumb, but the ammount of people that have these like that is astounding..... Like the girls with rocks or other shit on their steering wheel.....

  • yuoop noke
    yuoop noke13 dögum síðan

    And then of course, if that doesn’t cause a catastrophic nuclear explosion, we just have to convert this AC cable to FM. Easy!”

  • Erik Jacob
    Erik Jacob13 dögum síðan

    The soft trigonometry biologically matter because camel nutritionally puncture unlike a busy thunderstorm. mean, literate century

  • HD’s Mbivg /
    HD’s Mbivg /13 dögum síðan

    Honestly that digital dash looks corny and doesn’t look useful/responsive.

  • Dusty Summit
    Dusty Summit13 dögum síðan

    Money Pit has reached its lifespan with this Miata, but we love Zach so we will stick around.

  • yuoop noke

    yuoop noke

    13 dögum síðan

    Does this unit work XBOX or do you need some sort of box that connects this panel and the Xbox together?

  • BismythBeats
    BismythBeats13 dögum síðan

    Whatchu guys gonna do with that oem miata cluster? I want a signed speedometer 🤣

  • Deemah GZ
    Deemah GZ13 dögum síðan

    This gauge cluster looks nice and all but it seems like its kind of laggy

  • Dan Quesnel
    Dan Quesnel13 dögum síðan

    Hooolllyyy shit bud please replace the brakes lmao them things are squeeeaakkkyy

  • Milojek 78
    Milojek 7813 dögum síðan

    it have a USB !!!!

  • Alec Is-Sigar
    Alec Is-Sigar13 dögum síðan

    Anyone notice that Jobe has 3 arms in the thumbnail?

  • Resolving Paradox 13
    Resolving Paradox 1313 dögum síðan

    Me looking at all the guys who switched their 80s cars from the stock digidashes to analogue dashes

  • Kristin D.
    Kristin D.13 dögum síðan

    drake and future song digital dash started playing in my head

  • Blotted
    Blotted14 dögum síðan

    Cell Phone Games sponsors are pure cancer

  • Shauka Hodan
    Shauka Hodan14 dögum síðan

    "Megasquirt" Always makes me laugh.

  • Trevor Sakala
    Trevor Sakala14 dögum síðan

    I bet the pipo on the traffic lights thought u was krazy like this brother be talking to himself can someone call the police 😂😂

  • Diamond_AaronXG
    Diamond_AaronXG14 dögum síðan

    Why does the dash have the Daredevil symbol on the back😂

  • ThatOneBeardedBarber
    ThatOneBeardedBarber14 dögum síðan

    Don't play Lord's Mobile unless you need something to spend money on. Sincerely, A Lord's Mobile player

  • Samet ALTUNSOY
    Samet ALTUNSOY14 dögum síðan

    I am sorry but this is so ugly

  • Xander ledger
    Xander ledger14 dögum síðan

    Having access to all your sensors is great. But holy damn the refresh rate on RPM bothers me so much .

  • MrGivmedew
    MrGivmedew14 dögum síðan

    Does this unit work XBOX or do you need some sort of box that connects this panel and the Xbox together?

  • Dyêgo Renan
    Dyêgo Renan14 dögum síðan

    You can replace the magasquirt AND the display just putting the all-in-one standalone injection Fueltech FT600 by @fueltechems, and probably, you will have more control of your Miata and save weight.

  • sean foley
    sean foley14 dögum síðan

    Seems real laggy, that would annoy tf out of me. Get a racepak!

  • Justa Hasbeen
    Justa Hasbeen14 dögum síðan

    I wasn't texting officer. I was customizing my gauges.

  • Jose M. Guerrero
    Jose M. Guerrero14 dögum síðan

    What's the refresh rate on the tach? Does it keep up like stock or is it slower like in the video?

  • aola wili
    aola wili14 dögum síðan

    "Megasquirt" Always makes me laugh.

  • Christopher Kunde
    Christopher Kunde14 dögum síðan

    TÜV sagt nein

  • Egoboost73
    Egoboost7315 dögum síðan

    @gingium !!! This needs to be added to Molly!

  • Eduard Porton
    Eduard Porton15 dögum síðan

    Yes on the digital dash, no on THIS digital dash... I would never sacrifice thing a control lights etc. (indicators, lights, battery etc).

  • Channel box
    Channel box15 dögum síðan

    I hate digital

  • aola wili

    aola wili

    14 dögum síðan

    sick little u turn zach my names also zach

  • TUEPIC TO THICC
    TUEPIC TO THICC15 dögum síðan

    i miss when zach did stuff in his drivway outside

  • Lindsey Campbell
    Lindsey Campbell15 dögum síðan

    Sistas strip club! Lol

  • Renat N
    Renat N15 dögum síðan

    R u going to do NOS if it can handle it

  • BRŸ thèçrêatęr
    BRŸ thèçrêatęr15 dögum síðan

    my main reason for watching Donut media is to watch this man work on his car👌🏽👌🏽

  • That One Dude
    That One Dude15 dögum síðan

    I definitely want that...

  • Fwm Fwm Fwm Whoa
    Fwm Fwm Fwm Whoa15 dögum síðan

    10fps display

  • Migiomi
    Migiomi15 dögum síðan

    What in the 5 fps tarnation is that display

  • nathan garland
    nathan garland15 dögum síðan

    I'm watching this thinking this guy with his hair and beard is Miata Jesus.