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HO-scale Life-Like/Proto Diesel WOWSound Installation Service

HO-scale Life-Like/Proto Diesel WOWSound Installation Service


Have your locomotive installed with DCC and sound by the people who know DCC best!

This service is a one-stop-shop for a TCS WOWSound decoder and installation. Have your Life-Like or Walthers Proto locomotive WOWSound-equipped by the people who know sound best! No headaches or researching "what decoder do I need?" Leave it to us!

We will install your DC-only or DCC-ready locomotive with:

  • A TCS WOWSound Diesel decoder
  • A TCS Motherboard
  • TCS Keep Alive®
  • A high-quality speaker solution, tuned specifically to suit your model best by our experienced audiophiles!

Our service also includes basic lubrication, wheel cleaning, and programming of sound and lighting features (if desired). If you do not request any special programming, we will program the closest available prototype sounds, and perform a basic calibration only. Contact with your order number in the subject line to detail any additional programming requests.

By purchasing this service, you are required to mail your locomotive to TCS headquarters in Pennsylvania for analysis and installation. This service includes the cost of the items listed above (~$200 value!), plus any rewiring necessary to connect the factory-installed lighting features (if applicable).

Additonal services, such as the installation of additional lighting, physical repairs, etc. are required to be quoted separately from the price listed above, and are subject to a labor rate in addition to the material cost. Contact if you have questions or to request a quote.

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