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Boost gauge fluctuating???

I just installed an autometer boost gauge into my truck and when I get high boost (12-16) the needle will bounce back and forth, I have one in my mustang and it is steady all the way to 23psi, oh by the way I teed off of the map sensor line, I read that on the 6.0 if you reference from there it does the same thing as mine is doin.
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You probably need to put a snubber (or a small orifice) in the line. Cheers!

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Where does everybody have theirs teed off of? Maybe it is my boost gauge is bad.
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Mainly the MAP sensor line for those without intercoolers. Cheers!

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