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just installed my guages boost exhaust temp and trans temp.. was wondering what reading i should be seeing about with my truck 01 f350 5in exhaust and afe intake installed thats it so far
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if your trans temp goes near 210 take it easy 250 from what i heard is when major damage happens

exhaust is to be around 600-800 highway cruising about 200-350 idling dont let this go above 1600 for an extended period of time

and boost im not sure, i think the wastegate opens at like 23 pounds

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ok thanks alot
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Don't let it go past 1300 for extend time.

I see 400 to 600 around town, 700 to 800 uphill. and I have a 4in exhaust but I 5 won't run much cooler unless you have 450hp or more

Tranny temp don't let it go over 190 for safety.





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I rarely see my trans over 180*F, in Texas in summer.



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Don't let it go past 1300 for extend time.

I see 400 to 600 around town, 700 to 800 uphill. and I have a 4in exhaust but I 5 won't run much cooler unless you have 450hp or more

Tranny temp don't let it go over 190 for safety.
whoops haha i still had my cummins numbers in my head.

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I've already explained that to him multiple times tho and he doesn't understand... Im about to bust out some crayons and draw it for him.

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