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manifold vacuum question

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by 85burbanator, Dec 7, 2005.

  1. 85burbanator

    85burbanator 1/2 ton status

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    i just installed a turbo 350 trans in my 88 and am wondering were a good place to hook the vacuum line up to. theres a thing coming out of the back of the intake manifold with a vacumm plug on it. its about and 1 1/2 tall is located right in front of the distributer is this a good place to plug in the vacuum line for the modulator? thanks in advance.
     
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    any where that gets you manifold vacuum will work just fine. Just make sure you get around 15 mmHg at the modulator at idle
     
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    cool. and how would i check the pressure?
     
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    to check the vaccum you need a vacuum gague you would just plug it in with the engine running
     
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    cool. thanks for your help:D
     

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