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Auxiliary instrumentation

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by cybrfire, Apr 5, 2003.

  1. cybrfire

    cybrfire 1 ton status Vendor GMOTM Winner

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    I have managed to make space for 6 extra 2.625" gauges in my dash. What instruments other than factory are you guys using. I already have a tach mounted so I was thinking,


    Fuel pressure
    Trans temp.
    Vaccum
    Oil Temp.


    2 spaces left... I love gauges.
     
  2. Hossbaby50

    Hossbaby50 3/4 ton status

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    Stoch gauge
    Trans temp (2nd) run one in the return line and one on the sending line or pan.
    trans pressure gauge

    trans pressure gauge might have to be one of those that can't go inside the cab though. I am not sure.
     
  3. cybrfire

    cybrfire 1 ton status Vendor GMOTM Winner

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    Maybe air pressure if I ever get the onboard air compressor going...
     
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    rodzzilla 1/2 ton status

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    Air/Fuel ratio & N2O pressure.
     
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    bling bling gauge?
     
  6. cybrfire

    cybrfire 1 ton status Vendor GMOTM Winner

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    No bling bling gauge but do they make a pucker gauge...
     
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    rodzzilla 1/2 ton status

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    [ QUOTE ]
    No bling bling gauge but do they make a pucker gauge...

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    Yeah, the N2O one. /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif (Subtle aren't I? /forums/images/graemlins/tongue.gif)
     
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    cybrfire 1 ton status Vendor GMOTM Winner

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    I like that Rodzilla...
     
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    I was looking through the Summit catalog. I could not find much else listed. I like your pressure idea for OBA.
     
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    run this gauge i saw in jcwhitney, fuel mileage gauge, dont ask me how it worked, but supposedly showed you the fuel mileage as you were going down the road, my truck would probably keep it pegged though /forums/images/graemlins/blush.gif ...............(to the left that is /forums/images/graemlins/blush.gif /forums/images/graemlins/blush.gif)
     
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    cybrfire 1 ton status Vendor GMOTM Winner

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    I don't even want to know what mileage the thing will get when finished. Pure torture....
     
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    Do you suppose they have one w/a Negative range?
     
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    cybrfire 1 ton status Vendor GMOTM Winner

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    something like gallons per mile. OUCH>>> Precisely why when I come down this month I will steal the wife's mini van. I know, not 4 wheel drive but it is a great parts getter. All I have to worry about is getting the carpet dirty.
     
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    Voltmeter, they will tell you a lot more than an ammeter about how/what the charging and electrical system is doing.

    Outside temp would be a good one.

    Get the isolator for the Fuel Pressure gauge if mechanical. You don't want that in the cab.
     

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