How to fit an AFR gauge

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How to fit an AFR gauge

Post by shaqeer1 » Fri Nov 24, 2017 10:36 am

Hello fellow enthusiasts. I've just managed to get my hands on a swoosh AFR gauge which I intend to mount by the driver side. Would I need any special tools to be able to connect this? the seller was kind enough to send a written manual but what I'm more concerned about is how to get the wires into the engine bay etc

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Re: How to fit an AFR gauge

Post by 13Black » Fri Nov 24, 2017 10:51 am

You will have to find a place to install it on the exhaust, probably weld in a bung. Removing the rear O2 sensor will give you a spot but this might be too hot for the sensor which won't last long with our sustained EGTs. I believe at least 36" form the ports is what some aftermarket O2 sensors recommend.

You could go up through the gaitor for the gearstick, it's where I was thinking of going with mine until I sold the kit to a friend for his supercharged 5.
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Re: How to fit an AFR gauge

Post by warpc0il » Fri Nov 24, 2017 10:56 am

I've got to ask "Why?"

Is it just for in-cabin bling or are you expecting to get useful information from this?
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Re: How to fit an AFR gauge

Post by shaqeer1 » Fri Nov 24, 2017 11:00 am

13Black - thanks for suggestion.

Warpc0il - A bit of both but more in-cabin bling at present

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