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post #1 of 15 Old 10-31-2012, 05:13 PM Thread Starter
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Where is a plug to install a oil pressure gauge?

Where is a plug to install a oil pressure gauge? Looking to install one but not sure where is the best place to install, the gauge I have is mechanical.
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post #2 of 15 Old 10-31-2012, 05:58 PM
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Look at the oil filter from under the truck. Above it on the filter housing facing the left fender are two plugged ports. Use the one on the right.

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what matt said. i thought i had a pic but i do not

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Low pressure or high pressure oil?



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Low pressure or high pressure oil?
that is a good question i just assumed low pressure

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Doh, me too

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Does the low pressure pump feed the HPOP reservior?
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Yes the lpop feeds the hpop

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Thanks for that info,while i've got you could you have a look at this problem of mine and tell me your thoughts.

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The low pressure one is the one i'm after, thanks alot!
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