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Auto Meter 2277 Temperature Sender Adapter Fitting, 1/8 NPT-M12x1.5

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Specs
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Finish:
Natural
Material Type:
Brass
Thread Pitch:
MM12-1.5 male
MFG. Part #:
2277
Thread Pitch (2):
1/8" NPT
Overall Length:
.94
Notes
Includes copper crush washer.
Auto Meter 2277 Temperature Sender Adapter Fitting, 1/8 NPT-M12x1.5
Auto Meter 2277 Temperature Sender Adapter Fitting, 1/8 NPT-M12x1.5
Auto Meter 2277 Temperature Sender Adapter Fitting, 1/8 NPT-M12x1.5
Auto Meter 2277 Temperature Sender Adapter Fitting, 1/8 NPT-M12x1.5

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Reviews (9)

Q & A (1)

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Info

This LS Series water temperature sender fitting allows your aftermarket 1/8" NPT water temperature sending unit to be installed in your passenger side cylinder head.

Note: I.D. of this adapter where the sender probe will go through is .309 and would require drilling to approximately 5/16" or .312 for a Stewart Warner sender to pass through.

Item Details

12mm-1.5 Male to 1/8" Female

Application

This adapter works with all LS Series motors:  

  • LS1
  • LS2
  • LS3
  • LS6
  • LS7

Customer Reviews

Rated 3.4 out of 5 by 9 reviewers.
RATING BREAKDOWN
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jb
Verified Reviewer
az

sender broke off in the head!!!!

March 13, 2016
Great product if it wouldn't break inside urban head. Was super excited when received only to be massively disappointed
Cons:
  • Broke Inside My Head
No, I would not recommend this product.
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Merchant Response:

Thanks for the feedback, we're sorry to hear about the trouble you experienced with this adapter. Due to the nature of the brass fitting and included crush washer, the assembly does not require a high amount of torque to produce a positive seal. Thanks again for the feedback, and for being our customer!
Mike
Verified Purchaser
KS

Sender would fit in adapter. Had to be drilled out.

December 20, 2015
Sender would not fit inside the adapter.
No, I would not recommend this product.
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Merchant Response:

This feedback has been forwarded to our Quality Control Department for this consideration. Due to the variances in the sizing of various senders manufactured, slight modification on the I.D. of the adapter may be necessary. The I.D. of this adapter measures .309".
nickname
Verified Purchaser
Verified Reviewer
Indiana

great adapter!

June 07, 2015
Quick easy fix.priced right! I used this to adapt a 1/8 npt fan switch.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Yamaha
Verified Purchaser
Ramsey, MN

This was the only option I had and this part filled the bill

May 26, 2015
The LS section is great and his part is O.
Pros:
  • Perfect For My Applicatio
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Brush
Verified Purchaser
Lincoln Ne.

Need to ream / machine center hole to fit sender probe.

May 15, 2015
One of those necessary parts that we need to complete project. Glad you have them.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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JTurk
Verified Purchaser
Ohio, USA

LS Adapter makes the job super easy!!

July 26, 2014
Looks good, works good, quality good. What else can you ask for. Oh yeah, shipping was outstanding!!
Yes, I recommend this product.
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SeanW
Verified Purchaser
Colorado Springs, CO, USA

Poor quality, broke in cylinder head

June 24, 2014
The hole in the center was not drilled straight (was offset to the centerline), and wouldn't allow the sending unit to screw into the adapter. After drilling the hole straight, once I tried to tighten the adapter, it broke off in the head! I had to re-drill and tap the head, which was a HUGE pain in the rear. If I could give this negative stars, I would have.
Pros:
  • none that i can think of
Cons:
  • see above
No, I would not recommend this product.
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Merchant Response:

Speedway Motors Customer Service team has refunded this customer for the defective item received. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience and frustration this has caused.
Bobert
Verified Purchaser
austin, TX

works great

August 01, 2011
allowed me to use my dash gauge at a great price!
Pros:
  • Easy To Install
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Skid Marks
Verified Purchaser
Cincinnati, Ohio

Perfect part & [...]low cost!

September 30, 2010
This is the only fitting to get from metric to NPT to adapt the water temp gage. If you try to use one of the head ports you will lose an input to the ECM and really screw things up! This solved the problem, Neithor Jegs or Summit had it or could help me with the problem and technical advise to avoid the ECM problem. I would have never figured it out! Thank you!
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Product Q&A

1 questions : 3 answers

3 answers

When screwed into the adapter, how much of the temperature probe on the S-W 280EA sensor is exposed to the water (past the adapter's tread-end)?

Ken
Oakland, Or.
June 27, 2011

When screwed into the adapter, how much of the temperature probe on the S-W 280EA sensor is exposed to the water (past the adapter's tread-end)?

Answers

June 25, 2014
SeanW
Not a lot, maybe 1/4".
June 29, 2011
John
This adapter is for the LS series heads to accept 1/8” NPT male senders. It will NOT work with all senders including Stewart Warner senders such as 665-280EA. It can be modified by drilling the adapter to a larger 5/16” or equivalent number size of approximately .312. We do offer a short Autometer sender under part number 1822259 but this is for the short sweep gauges. Below is also notation of fit: IF YOU HAVE A NON-AUTO METER SENDER THAT WILL NOT FIT INTO THE ADAPTER, WE'VE HAD SUCCESS DRILLING OUT THE I.D. OF THE ADAPTER TO ACCEPT THE SENDER. Probe on the Stewart Warner sender would be approximately flush with the end of the adapter.
August 03, 2011
Bobert
the adapter end that is screwed into the block is smaller than the pipe end of the sensor therefore the sensor will not stick out of the adapter, of course the sensor only needs the temp from the end, my gauge reads correct and I had to also use another adapter to convert to 1/4 pipe.
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