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post #1 of 7 Old 12-20-2009, 07:04 PM Thread Starter
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Boost Gauge hole location?

Where do I drill the sender type hole for the boost gauge? seems like somewhere in the Y pipe from what I can tell from pictures but where is the best place for it? also same question about the egt sender/probe hole.... Thanks, Fred
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u can buy a AIH delete plug with the hole already in it, and for egt probe u want it in the driver side exhaust manifold right before the uppipe

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u can buy a AIH delete plug with the hole already in it, and for egt probe u want it in the driver side exhaust manifold right before the uppipe
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Or you can drill and tap it yourself, install it in the map line, or weld in a bung in one of the I/C tubes.

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Just use a T and put it in the mapline, easiest and done in 5 min. As for the EGT probe you want it in the exhaust manifold, drivers side, about 1 1/2 from the union to the up pipe. Crawl under the front of the engine and you will be staring at it.

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Whatever you do dont take the easy way out and mount it in the downpipe.

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Just put it in the MAP sensor line

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