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Old 09-12-2004, 09:29 PM   #1
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Since my new 2 pod piller should be coming real soon, I need to decide what to put in it. I've already got a A/F gauge in the car (hidden for the time being). What else, voltmeter or tranny temp? In my current situation, either the tranny or the batt/alt could leave me stranded. I've got go fast mods, but just the stock tranny cooler. And I've got loud mods, a cap, stock rebuilt alt, and an Optima yellow top which is probably straining my alternator.

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Your dic although a pita has a volt meter, I would go with the trans temp myself?
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I'd say tranny temp gauge.
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trans temp mate. tranny is more expensive, and will leave you stranded longer.. alt you can jump the car to get you home.. I thought all full cluster bonnies had a voltmeter, but I guess I was wrong.


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I agree with the others here on the tranny temp gauge.
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trans temp mate. tranny is more expensive, and will leave you stranded longer.. alt you can jump the car to get you home.. I thought all full cluster bonnies had a voltmeter, but I guess I was wrong.


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the SSE SC and SSEI recieved a BOOST gague instead of the voltmeter
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trans temp mate. tranny is more expensive, and will leave you stranded longer.. alt you can jump the car to get you home.. I thought all full cluster bonnies had a voltmeter, but I guess I was wrong.


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the SSE SC and SSEI recieved a BOOST gague instead of the voltmeter
A fair trade I'd say!
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oh yea
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ah, duh. Forgot about that. I think it'd be more important to have a voltmeter, however if I did have an */C'd car, i'd rather have a boost gage. Oh well, one less gage for me to put on my pillar pod


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Most scantools won't do that will they? Most cars don't even have a sensor????

We have the same scantool, Don. WTF?
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