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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-06-2008, 12:58 PM Thread Starter
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Vacuum gauge?

Has anyone installed a vacuum gauge in their Commander? I'm thinkin' about putting one in the dash (I dislike gauges that sit on top of or under the dash, gauges should be built in ).

I'm considering the K&N cold air intake kit (my Commander has the 3.7) and a Magnaflow exhaust but am not yet convinced that the return on investment (even with $4 per gallon of gas) is reasonable on a brand new vehicle.

But a vacuum gauge is an inexpensive modification and helps remind one to keep the throttle out of the 'red zone'.

I'm not looking for better performance (at this point ); rather looking at increasing the efficiency of the vehicle. And to play with my new toy.
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Has anyone installed a vacuum gauge in their Commander?
A little info in this thread: https://www.jeepcommander.com/forums/showthread.php?t=5082&highlight=vacuum+gauge

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you also may want to check out this thread as well

https://www.jeepcommander.com/forums/...ghlight=gauges
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