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post #1 of 10 Old 01-23-2007, 06:25 PM Thread Starter
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Boost Line Placement

I have heard that i can tie in to the map line or in the intake port. My ? is were is the map line on my truck ?

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on the passanger side behind the hot side of the intercooler tube there is a black plate, under there is a plug which is the map sensor, and connected to that is the pressure line you speak of




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I would tap the intake though as many have experianced a tapping sound out of the boost gauge when tied into the MAP line. I hope to change this on my truck soon.

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Hey thanks guys hey stump were does that line go and do i just tap into it anywere?

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its only about 10-12" long and it goes into the intake manifold behind the hot side of the intercooler tube


im not sure about tapping that line, my boost guage tapped into the map sensor wires

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Well tapping that line did not work so into the intake i will go.

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My Boost Guage Hooked Into The Hose Of The Map Sensor With A Barbed Tee Fitting. The Boost Guage Hose [1/8th Inch] Tied Into The Top.works Great Hope This Helps.
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I tapped in to the intake i think it was easier than the map line it works great.

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I would tap the intake though as many have experianced a tapping sound out of the boost gauge when tied into the MAP line. I hope to change this on my truck soon.

Chris
Hey Chris, could this be what is causing that noise?

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