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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-26-04, 03:04 PM Thread Starter
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Water Temp Gauges

Hey just wondering if anyone has a mechanical water temp gauge in there XF. I have tried to mount the sender in the top of the thermostat housing but have found the copper sender is to long, and i cant get a good seal. I dont want a elect gauge, so am wondering if anyone knows of a brand that would have a smaller sender or a better place to mount the sender.

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What about using a spacer?? I had to run one in my MG as I had the same problem you currently have.

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Re: Water Temp Gauges

Thanx for your reply,
yeah i looked into that, and went into pirtek but they had nothing that would raise it up a little bit.

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Try someone like:
http://www.gaugeworks.com.au/index.html

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