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post #1 of 4 Old 01-31-2011, 06:09 PM Thread Starter
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E99 boost gauge fitting location

Ok, i'm new to the E99's, only had mine about 2 weeks... workin' on the normal mods... DIY intake, straight pipe, and a Stancor GPR happened over the weekend.

But I need some gauges. Got 'em sittin in the boxes, but it's more an issue of where to get the boost line hooked up. On my 2000, it was easy, I removed the AIH, and stuck the boost line there. Looking at my E99, there seems to be a threaded fitting, with a line coming out of it, dead center of the intake manifold. The line goes from the fitting, to the pass. side of the truck, just over near the A/C unit, dead ends at a thing with wires. Can I remove the threaded peice, and install a 'tee' there? What have you other E99 people done? Got any pictures? All advice welcome...

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Put a "T" in the line that goes from the spyder to the MAP sensor. Tie into that "T" for your boost gauge.

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thats what i did also.

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Any idea what threads the fitting going into the spider is? Metric, standard NPT? What size? Be nice to have the parts sitting here before I tear into it...

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