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MSFS Customizing ASVigilus Engine Monitor ?

Well I currently use the ASVigilus engine monitor screen in my custom made plane. I mostly copied the setup from Asobo´s Extra 330 plane.
Now I am trying to change the Engine RPM display, but for some reason I can´t change the colors indicated on the monitor (especially the engine RPM).

At the moment the RPM is always showing the indicator highlighted in the red region.

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What I would like to change is the color of the Engine RPM to green and turn red when the indicator is beyond 5500.

I tried to change in the panel.xml file the line about the RPM Gauge to this code:

                            <Simvar name="GENERAL ENG RPM:1" unit="rpm"/>

But the RPM Gauge always is in the reds when above 3400RPM . Is this the wrong approach? Can I actually change the Gauges within the panel.xml file?