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aftermarket water temp gauge on 22re
« on: March 25, 2009, 01:54:35 PM »
I need a new one, i am looking at a mechanical autometer, can i just take the adaptor that comes with it and screw it in place of the oem one that is on the t-stat housing? if not could you tell me how.
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Re: aftermarket water temp gauge on 22re
« Reply #1 on: March 25, 2009, 02:19:15 PM »
You may want to check out  LCeng thay have a adapter that goes inline with the rad hose .

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Re: aftermarket water temp gauge on 22re
« Reply #2 on: March 25, 2009, 02:39:48 PM »
:imwithstupid: or you can drill/tap a new hole in the housing for the sender. I don't like leaving OEM wires hanging about.

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Re: aftermarket water temp gauge on 22re
« Reply #3 on: March 25, 2009, 02:55:38 PM »
That hole and that is a auto meter  mech water gauge    I don't like it  casue your limited to where it can be placed.

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Re: aftermarket water temp gauge on 22re
« Reply #4 on: March 25, 2009, 05:58:05 PM »
perfect that is exactly what i was looking for. thanks unclejpl
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Re: aftermarket water temp gauge on 22re
« Reply #5 on: March 25, 2009, 05:59:10 PM »
UNCLE is that the sensor that runs the oem temp gauge or the one on the t-stat?
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Re: aftermarket water temp gauge on 22re
« Reply #6 on: March 26, 2009, 04:36:07 PM »
oem temp gauge
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Re: aftermarket water temp gauge on 22re
« Reply #7 on: March 26, 2009, 05:42:56 PM »
Great advice for the fellow' Unc', under the intake plenum is a number of ports that can be utilized for temp. sensors  :thumbs:
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