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what should my egt read??

what should my egt reaD at idle and what should it read when iam barely driving?
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what kind of mods do you have on your truck? along with year and engine.

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2000 f-250

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6.4 and spartan
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i would say 4-8

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300-400 at idle, 600-700 at cruise

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where are your egt's at when at idle and crusing
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my is at 400 at idle and 600 at daily driving
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my is at 400 at idle and 600 at daily driving
400* at idle... thats high....

whats your ambient temp?

ill sit here with my truck, 98% of my grill is blocked with a slab of aluminum tread plate winter front and with the DP @ 1200rpm i can barly hit 300, ambient of 30* or below

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^^^ yeah, at an idle i'm 250; ts on high idle-300; crusing at 65mph on the flats-450-500; not saying anythings wrong with 400 at idle but it's not what i'm running. (all are at 30-35 outside temps)

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