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post #1 of 8 Old 06-16-2008, 02:39 PM Thread Starter
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boost gauge is sick

ok my boost gauge did work but recently it only builds to about 13 or so and gets stuck and once i let off the gas the boost suddenly drops...it seems to me like its stuck i've tryed somethings like knocking on the gauges while its stuck... i've checked my lines kinda half a$$ and i don't see any holes in the boost line everything looks good....i have dipricol optix gauges....any help would be great

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DP Tuned
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37x13.5x20 toyo M/T tires
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ok my boost gauge did work but recently it only builds to about 13 or so and gets stuck and once i let off the gas the boost suddenly drops...it seems to me like its stuck i've tryed somethings like knocking on the gauges while its stuck... i've checked my lines kinda half a$$ and i don't see any holes in the boost line everything looks good....i have dipricol optix gauges....any help would be great
Sorry we missed this thread......are you sure its not something else? Letting off the loud pedal and the gauge dropping is normal.....what boost were you seeing before?

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sorry you miss understood me i would see about 25 or 26 now it goes it about 13 and gets stuck because it takes a second once i let off for it to fall down... but from 0-10 pounds it works fine but once i get on it for it to build 10+ is when i have the problems

2001 F350 4x4 crew cab short bed lariat
k&n intake
Dual mbrp turbo back exhaust
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8inch danahoe lift
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20x10 moto metal 951 wheels
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Superlift truspeed
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sounds like a bad gauge.

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see thats what i thought but i can't believe that....i bought these gauges because they are one of the better brands i was told...ive had them for about 4 months now

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8inch danahoe lift
4:30 gears
Built tranny
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Recon lighting
20x10 moto metal 951 wheels
37x13.5x20 toyo M/T tires
Superlift truspeed
Kenwood DDX 6019
6.5 O2s mid drivers
4 12 Kicker L7s cut through in a bandpass box


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I had the same problem with my autometers. My pyro and boost did the same thing. It's a bad gauge. Autometer is really good about warrantying their products though so I had no problems getting them replaced.

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alright thanks everyone ill call the guys i bought my gauges from and see what they say thanks again

2001 F350 4x4 crew cab short bed lariat
k&n intake
Dual mbrp turbo back exhaust
DP Tuned
Dipricol Optic gauges
8inch danahoe lift
4:30 gears
Built tranny
Headlights
Recon lighting
20x10 moto metal 951 wheels
37x13.5x20 toyo M/T tires
Superlift truspeed
Kenwood DDX 6019
6.5 O2s mid drivers
4 12 Kicker L7s cut through in a bandpass box


Dads truck
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Pulling truck
04 lariat dually red/maroon and silver
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