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post #1 of 62 Old 02-21-2010, 10:55 AM Thread Starter
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Fuel pressure gauge

What all do I need to keep an eye on my fuel pressure? I have been looking at gauges and all the fuel pressure gauges are over 200 are there any cheaper options? What are you guys running?
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they make mechanical ones for like $60, electronic is so much easier though.

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I have one for sale right now autometer Z-series 0-100psi electronic, with steering column mount for 200, this includes shipping. I used it once to verify a correct reading.

04' F-250 6.0L

AFE Stage 2 intake
Liberator EGR delete kit
4" MBRP Turbo back (straight piped) WHISTLE
Quad Piller Gauge
zoodad mod
Nitto Dura Grapplers
Edge Insight CS
DieselSite Coolant Filtration
Upgraded fuel pressure spring kit
upgraded turbo oil supply tube(solid)
upgraded turbo drain tube
SWAMP's 48V FICM
Rotella ELC
Firestone Ride Rite air bags in rear
draw-tite 30k hide-a-goose kit
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why didnt you keep it in?
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I got two accidentally mailed to me, i installed one and have another one sitting on my work bench.

04' F-250 6.0L

AFE Stage 2 intake
Liberator EGR delete kit
4" MBRP Turbo back (straight piped) WHISTLE
Quad Piller Gauge
zoodad mod
Nitto Dura Grapplers
Edge Insight CS
DieselSite Coolant Filtration
Upgraded fuel pressure spring kit
upgraded turbo oil supply tube(solid)
upgraded turbo drain tube
SWAMP's 48V FICM
Rotella ELC
Firestone Ride Rite air bags in rear
draw-tite 30k hide-a-goose kit
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I got two accidentally mailed to me, i installed one and have another one sitting on my work bench.
Did you just say that? You basically got one gratis...said it was used then changed your story to its sitting on your workbench as excess and are trying to sell it for costs? Give the guy a break.

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what ever dude, the thing is brand new. hooked up for 1 minute to verify my other gauge. Not my fault that it got mailed to me accidently, besides $200 for the gauge and mount is a good deal in my mind.

If he don't want it, someone else will.

P.S. - gauge is sold

04' F-250 6.0L

AFE Stage 2 intake
Liberator EGR delete kit
4" MBRP Turbo back (straight piped) WHISTLE
Quad Piller Gauge
zoodad mod
Nitto Dura Grapplers
Edge Insight CS
DieselSite Coolant Filtration
Upgraded fuel pressure spring kit
upgraded turbo oil supply tube(solid)
upgraded turbo drain tube
SWAMP's 48V FICM
Rotella ELC
Firestone Ride Rite air bags in rear
draw-tite 30k hide-a-goose kit

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what should a 6.0 be running for fuel pressure
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stock around 50psi, anything below 45psi and something is wrong.

04' F-250 6.0L

AFE Stage 2 intake
Liberator EGR delete kit
4" MBRP Turbo back (straight piped) WHISTLE
Quad Piller Gauge
zoodad mod
Nitto Dura Grapplers
Edge Insight CS
DieselSite Coolant Filtration
Upgraded fuel pressure spring kit
upgraded turbo oil supply tube(solid)
upgraded turbo drain tube
SWAMP's 48V FICM
Rotella ELC
Firestone Ride Rite air bags in rear
draw-tite 30k hide-a-goose kit
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Is that 50psi at idle what should it be at full throttle will it change
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