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Old 10-08-2008, 11:18 AM
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Can you post a picture of your intake, around the thermostat housing?

I have installed mechanical gauges in 2 intakes before. I know it can be done, even with a factory sender.

The water port runners had a 1/4" wall thickness, and with thread sealant, it will hold, and will not crack. A torque of 18-20 Foot pounds is enough.

They also make thermostat housings that "rotate", (time to improvise) but you may need to get a different upper radiator hose, to make it work without putting a 'kink' in your hose.

In a case like this, you need to be able to 'think outside of the box' to make it work.

Disregard what is the 'given', step back, look, and think 'how can I make this work'. to Hot-roding 101.
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