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    Default Boost gauge reading wrong?

    Went and moved my boost gauge this am into one of the vents. When the car was off the gauge used to sit at zero, now its sitting at -0.2 bar. I have tried disconnecting it to zero it but no joy, its one off the maptun ones from neo...im thinking its ******ed tbh

    Ideas anyone? Before i buy a new one?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Steven View Post
    Went and moved my boost gauge this am into one of the vents. When the car was off the gauge used to sit at zero, now its sitting at -0.2 bar. I have tried disconnecting it to zero it but no joy, its one off the maptun ones from neo...im thinking its ******ed tbh

    Ideas anyone? Before i buy a new one?
    I havent got one myself but could there be a split in the vaccum hose

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    Na even with the gauge disconnected from the hose, it reads the same. I think its the gauge tbh

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    Yes Steven sounds like the gauge buddy

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    Ok, anyone got a link to a good gauge? This one only lasted about 8 months, so i reckon i will go elsewhere for my next one..

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    Can you reset the pointer to zero?

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    Tried moving it back to zero, but no joy

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    Sometimes there is an adjuster on the back that needs a small screwdriver?

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    Na had it in bits yesterday buddy, couldn't see anything to adjust it

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    Its fooked then!!

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