my '88 5kcstq

Ti Kan ti at
Wed Dec 20 21:47:06 EST 2000

Ken Keith writes:
> I still only get 1.2 bar most of the time, 1.3 hardly ever and only 
> after extensive winding out of the motor.  With the engine off and 
> key "on", the stock gauge reads 0.9.  Yes, the 1.2 reading is from 
> the stock gauge.  I will get boost and oil temp gauges later.

If you get 0.9 with engine off, then 1.3 sounds about right.  The
stock gauge is not always accurate.  If you're having difficulty
attaining 1.3, then check your full throttle switch to make sure
it's working and correctly adjusted.

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