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Old 08-16-2018, 07:39 AM
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Is there a spot on the fuel rail to put a fuel pressure gauge, something along these lines? I had one on my old TBird with a 5.0 and thought it looked good. I just haven't seen a fitting on either fuel rail..

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Old 08-16-2018, 09:15 AM
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I would imagine you would either have to drill and tap one of the rails or install a fuel pressure block before the line goes into the rail.

Option1: Requires drilling and atapping fuel rail
https://www.jegs.com/i/BBK-Performan.../1617/10002/-1

Option2: Installation of fuel pressure block before rail - requires rerouting fuel lines.
https://www.jegs.com/i/JEGS/555/41047/10002/-1
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Old 08-16-2018, 09:42 AM
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hmmmm things to consider.
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Old 08-16-2018, 04:25 PM
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Or get replacement fuel rails that has a spot for it.
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