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Hey everyone! Im wondering where the best place would be to install a boost gauge would be on my 01 24 valve. Any advice from anyone would be great thanks!!
 

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The port right next to the map sensor? that's just capped off?
 

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im sorry, i might of worded it funny, im trying to find out where to mount the actual hose on the motor, not where to mount the gauge. thanks!
 

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I think you can buy a bolt from Geno's Garage that replaces one of the grid heater bolts. Thats what I would do for simplicity. i don't have analog gauges though.
 

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On the 12V, there is a pressure port that is a 1/8 inch pipe tapping located on the side of the head near the injection pump, below the injection lines.
 

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I think you can buy a bolt from Geno's Garage that replaces one of the grid heater bolts. Thats what I would do for simplicity. i don't have analog gauges though.
Yeah those work but becareful the bolt can snap off rather easy...:thud:
 

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Yeah those work but becareful the bolt can snap off rather easy...:thud:
Didn't know that thanks for the info. You just want to tighten it a 1/4 turn before it breaks then back it off a half a turn.:lol3::lol3::rof:rof:lol3:
 

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Didn't know that thanks for the info. You just want to tighten it a 1/4 turn before it breaks then back it off a half a turn.:lol3::lol3::rof:rof:lol3:
Remember its just a thin hollow bolt like the banjo bolts... They break just the same... :thud:
 

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Anyway you can post a pic of where you mounted this on the motor of your 92? I can't seem to follow you where you mounted it.
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jkidd sells boost bolts pretty cheap. it replaces an intake manifold bolt. works well and they are not as weak as some claim they are...then again you shouldn't be using an impact gun on your intake manifold either :doh:

here's a pic showing both of my boost gauge locations.

there's a boost bolt in the intake manifold itself, and another in a tapped port in the cold pipe between the turbo's.



that thin clear tubing that goes up into the hood seal is the boost gauge lines..one on the left and one on the right...
 
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