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Normal gauge readings?

What are considered normal gauge readings at idle? after 20 minutes of city driving......

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Looks good to me.

Trans should be about 80* above ambient.
EGTs look good, those are pretty variable, but try 65mph on flat ground. Normal between 4-600* I'd say.

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Looks good to me.

Trans should be about 80* above ambient.
EGTs look good, those are pretty variable, but try 65mph on flat ground. Normal between 4-600* I'd say.

Thanks, what about volts? I seem to replace my alternator every year and it always seems to happen on long road trips. Will I see it dieing on the volt meter?

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Looks fine. Its higher than mine and I have no problems. I'm low 13 high 12 some times.

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