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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old Mar 14th, 12, 03:35 PM Thread Starter
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69 Camaro w\gauges temperature sender

just changed to aluminum heads temp sensor to big it's 1/2'' need it to be 3/8'' iam running stock gauges, looking for a sensor 3/8'' pipe sensor that will work with stock gauge!!
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old Mar 15th, 12, 12:36 AM
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Re: 69 camaro w- guges temperatur sender

Is there not a place in the intake for it?

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old Mar 15th, 12, 10:23 AM
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Re: 69 Camaro w\gauges temperature sender

Or just drill the head hole oversize and tap 1/2" NPT (or whatever your sensor is).
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old Mar 20th, 12, 07:08 PM
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Re: 69 Camaro w\gauges temperature sender

Buy a brass 3/8-1/2" adapter.

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Re: 69 Camaro w\gauges temperature sender

I went with this setup on one of my engines so I could use the original sender. Look on the thermostat housing. Worked good.
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