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This is a discussion on air filter in boost line? within the General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents. forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; I'm installing my prosport electric boost gauge and it comes with an air filter that I think I am supposed ...

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    air filter in boost line?

    I'm installing my prosport electric boost gauge and it comes with an air filter that I think I am supposed to put in the boost line after the "T" connector and before the sender unit. Is this really necessary? I've done a lot of reading on installing this gauge and haven't run across this until I started looking at all the parts they sent me.
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    prosport recommends it to keep debri from getting into the sender. i have it installed on mine
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    Quote Originally Posted by John_M View Post
    prosport recommends it to keep debri from getting into the sender. i have it installed on mine
    Same here.
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    thanks for the replies, I put it in last night. Getting the hoses to fit over that plastic T fitting was a pain! I'm still not sure I got them on far enough. Do you have any tricks for getting those to go on easier?
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    i didnt use that pos line and plastic T. they used to always crack on my gti. i made mine using brass t's at home depot. costed me about 6 bucks and will never leak lol. for the hose, i just used vacuum line from checkers. good luck bro
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