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Got gauges, what should temps be

I just got a set of gauges for my truck. What is normal and what is considered as high in my tranny temp, eot,ect? Also, do I need a egt probe. What is benefit of reading of egts?
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check out this write up man, its an excellent write up and will give you everything you need as far as temps and what to look for ....


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i just made a 1200 mile round trip and never shut the truck off...... ambient temps were 100, truck was unloaded, and i saw 170 trans, eot 206, and ect 195. i was driving 85mph from southern missouri to southern louisanna.

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Thanks for the info guys
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