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Just out of curiosity, where do you guys have your boost gauge tied in? Mine is in the map line, just wondering how many other people did it this way, and what is the most accurate?


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that is were i plan on putting mine in a couple of weeks.

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Mine is also in the MAP line. The most accuate position is where the AIH plug is. You can get an AIH delete fitting that is ready for a boost fitting.


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Mine is also in the MAP line. The most accuate position is where the AIH plug is. You can get an AIH delete fitting that is ready for a boost fitting.
I have had it in both places, the AIH is the way to go, as Ditty mentioned.

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ok..another dumb question...AIH=Air intake heater?? if so, just where is it and where do I get the fitting?
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I'm also using the MAP hose.

I think it's just as accurate as putting it in the plenum, as it practically already is in the plenum plus a few extra inches - Wherever you have your "tee" for the gauge - I'm about mid way up.
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I did the AIH delete with the boost fitting. You will notice alot more white smoke at startup in cold temps, but I think its the best place to install also. Here is a writeup.http://www.dfuser.com/Install%20Guid...2004-05-02.pdf

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ok..another dumb question...AIH=Air intake heater?? if so, just where is it and where do I get the fitting?
Here is a link to a buddy that sells them. Great guy to work with!!
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