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    Which 3 Gauges?

    I got a gauge pod for christmas that replaces the center clock. Now i need to know a name brand of gauges and a gauge type to put in it. Its a 60mm and my brothers gona buy them and said pick which ones i want. I dont think this is a re post sorry if it is. But i searched.
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    I know ones gona be boost and i guess an egt and oil pressure.
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    I'd go boost, EGT, and oil pressure just like u said.
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    yea but i dono what brand?Gota clue?
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    If money is no object, try DEFI BF Series.
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    boost, egt, AFR

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    Quote Originally Posted by WRXelent
    If money is no object, try DEFI BF Series.
    NICE i just looked them up but im not gona be mean and chose 2xx apice gauges. But those are realy cool lookin .I would like to find some with red lights in them to match my dash lights. Are the boost,egt,oil pressure or afr easy to hook up?
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    wouldn't an a/f gauge be pointless unless it was a wideband?

    This is a stupid question but would an oil pressure gauge tell u when u car is properly warmed up(has oil pressure in the engine) to drive.
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    AFR may be pointless but its better than a clock and it looks cool
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    Intake temp (just before thr throttle body)
    Exhaust temp
    Boost (in PSI)

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    How much is not cheap?
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    A high intake temp would mean hot under hood temps? Stupid, and maybe obvious question. plz dont make fun and just say yes or no.
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    Intake DOWNSTREAM of the intercooler will tell you how much the intercooler is heatsoaked. This is diferent from just knowing underhood temp, especially if you are drag racing. A hot engine bay with an ice packed intercooler can yield relatively cool intake temps.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Fox05
    AFR may be pointless but its better than a clock and it looks cool
    Yeah, I meant reading from a decent wideband. I just have a plx unit mounted to my steering column. Works fine. It could be prettier, but I don't care.

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