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Gauge port location on back of head?

Does anyone know if there is a plug on the back of a 2 valve 4.6 cylinder head that could be used as a port location for a temp gauge?

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Not unless you count the freeze plugs, the screw on plugs on the heads are all for oil gallerys/feeds. My DOHC coolant crossover had only one temp sensor bung, so I ended up using the gauge temp sensor in one of the block drain holes on the driver side, which works reasonably well.

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If you get a rear tube from an satc car, it fits in the back of the head and goes to the heater core; it has a sensor bung in it.

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