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  1. Engine
    I’ve got a 69 Camaro with OER Console gauges. I understand they have the same as factory specs. I’m already wired to the intake manifold and am locked into using a 3/8 NPT sender as the 1/2 NPT port is blocked by my upper radiator hose. Does anyone know where I might find a sender with the...
  2. Electrical & Wiring
    Im trying to troubleshoot my sending unit. I have a 22gal fuel cell in the trunk. I have an autometer fuel gauge that is a 0-90 ohm? I cant get the gauge to read under 1/4 tank, even when Im holding the sending unit and the float rod is all the way down. The unit does not seem to be hung up...
  3. Electrical & Wiring
    Well I can say that I am frustrated... I have been trying to figure out why my temp gauge is not working (aftermarket gauge package) all other gauges work very well. I am on the second Temp switch ...unit at the block.. and both read the same at 10x ohms about 20-25 when hot. I have tried the...
  4. Performance
    Hi, I'm planning on running E85 in my 69 and just purchased a new sending unit (to go along with new ss fuel lines). Has anyone who's run/is running e85 have any issues with deterioration of an OEM sending unit or fuel pump? I've seen mechanical fuel pumps that are alcohol compatible, but...
  5. Electrical & Wiring
    I have read several of the post about trouble shooting gas guage problems...still can't figure mine out. I have a 69 Camaro with console gauges...everything was working fine untill a recent trip and the hand pegged out on full. The hand will drop to about 3/4 after a few seconds with the key...
  6. Electrical & Wiring
    I ordered a new Spectra Premium Industries sending unit. I would like to test it before installing. Here is what i am thinking: - Ground the sending unit - Hook the sending unit up to the gas gauge - Power and ground to the gas gauge - Lift the arm of the sending unit Should that work...
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