Originally Posted by 307malibu
Routing the sensor into the intake could've been a good idea, but on the chevelle setup the thermostat housing comes out almost right on top of the 1/2" plug on my intake (edelbrock performer EPS)! There isn't room for the sensor AND the radiator hose. Other ideas? I gotta think this problem has come up with many guys, considering how popular vortec heads are!
Thanks for the help!
Your right, the problem has come up before. When you purchase an AutoMeter temp gauge, the package contains, adapters/ reducers so it will fit most applications (such as yours). If you feel usure of using a reducer based on what others have indicated, call the Autometer folks and obtain direction from them. I think you will find that its ok.