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Where to tap a vacuum line to?

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by chad68, Oct 2, 2009.

  1. Oct 2, 2009 at 8:54 PM
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    chad68

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    I want to use the vacuum gauge I took out of my car. I haven't been able to find an easy or any place for that matter to hook up the vacuum line to on the engine.

    My other car has a nipple thing with a rubber cap over it and the line hooks up easy. I thought those nipple things were a common thing on newer vehicles but can't find one anywhere.
     
  2. Oct 2, 2009 at 8:58 PM
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    you can probably get a "t" fitting and use some extra line and go off the vacuum line coming off the airbox...small line, but it may work.
     
  3. Oct 2, 2009 at 10:37 PM
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    I thought about that and could do it but don't think taking the vacuum reading from the intake is as accurate as from the plenum (or whatever they call it on a Tacoma). Maybe I'll go ahead and try it and see what kind of reading I get.
     
  4. Oct 3, 2009 at 6:16 AM
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