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post #1 of 15 Old 08-02-2008, 05:59 PM Thread Starter
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Anyone around Beaumont?

Hey guys! I am living in Beaumont, and just installed my dp tuner chip and the gauges. I am having some problems getting the pyro and trans temp gauges to work and was wondering, if anybody lived around here, could they help me. I will pay you for your help and do whatever it takes to make good on this.
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Good luck, man. I know we have many members in Texas, although I honestly don't know about Beaumont. In the meantime, what seems to be the trouble with your gauges? Maybe we can help out.

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Well my pyro and trans temp light up, and the needles jump when I start the truck but no movement after about 15 minutes of hard running. I know the egt's get up way above 200 degrees but it stays below. The boost gauge works nad I am getting readings up to 20 psi. I dont know if I have the power for egt and trans in the wrong fuse spot or if they are not grounded right. It is getting pretty frustrating though.
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Yeah...what your problem? I just installed a TW chip and gauges in mine over the last two weeks. EGT isn't working...internal short or something. Got another one sitting here to be put in tomorrow if I can get to it.

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Well when you hooked the power up to the egt and trans temp, where did you tap into the power at. I am thinking it might be a ground not reading right.
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PM me your number. I'll call you. Pretty simple actually.

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I saw your other thread. I may be able to help you!

Oh well......I see you got off. Maybe we can hook up tomorrow. I had similar problems with mine and got 'em working. Good luck....

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i live in beaumont, but prolly cant help you, never done that before, if you want me to try to help, let me know

i can fix anything with my BFH

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i live in beaumont, but prolly cant help you, never done that before, if you want me to try to help, let me know

i can fix anything with my BFH

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Good afternoon. I was able to talk him thru it this morning. He's good to go now. We did talk a bit about whether there were any members in the Beaumont area. I'm sure he (Jordon) will want to talk with you!

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