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SC Spyder
01-11-2008, 07:27 AM
I am almost ready to put the body back on the chassis but need confirmation on vacuum tube connections. I will not be using any vacuum related SC items (Cruise control, heater flappers, etc.). The only items will be the Power Brake booster and the Vac/Boost gauge.

Please note how I have routed the PCV, I have eliminated the little metal tree. Is that correct?

I figure I will pick brake vac off the larger tube next to the throttle cable attachment bracket and Vac/Boost gauge off the port on the drivers side next to the temperature sensor. Any other ports will be capped.

As always, I appreciate your input.

Last photo is another little teaser of the engine just after assembly.

Thanks again

01-11-2008, 01:25 PM
Sounds good to me. The small port next to the IAT sensor is where the stock boost gauge pulls from.

By the way, cool project! I didn't get what the "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" under your username meant until just now.

One piece of advice: Watch out for those shifty-looking mechanics!