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Locating the iat sensor on a chevy tahoe 2008

I ordered a performance and mpg chip and I need to know were the iat sensor is located so I can hook it up. Can you please help me as know one else has.Is 2 of the 5 prongs on my air flow sensor behind air filter possibly a hookup for the iat sensor?

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  • finch2004 Mar 31, 2009

    thanks very much jshreader for the help on the iat sensor connector but i didnt receive a picture on what 2 wire connectors they are.can you help me with this too. thanks very much.

  • finch2004 Mar 31, 2009

    thanks jshreader again but 1 more question please so I dont tear anything up on my tahoe. so do I need to cut D and E for the iat sensor and to hook up the chip or which. It says find the the 2 that is for the iat sensor. sorry to keep bothering you but thanks alot for help.

  • finch2004 Mar 31, 2009

    thank you so much jshreader. you have sure helped me out and I certainly appreciate it. I am planning on hooking it up tomorrow after I get off work. I will let you know how it all turns out. thanks again man.I will certainly keep your name handy.

  • Anonymous Apr 28, 2009

    connecting same type of chip ,are the A,E ports the proper connection

  • germansrami May 23, 2009

    does someone have a picture where the IAT sensor goes on a 2008 Chevy Tahoe?

  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    Installing performance chip need to know which wires go to IAT sensor

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Yes. That is exactly it. The Air Intake Temp Sensor is built into the Mass Air Flow Sensor on the Air Filter Box. Below is a picture...
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I personally have not connected one of these Chips to a Tahoe...What I can provide you with, is the Connector Diagram so you know exactly what Wires you need tlocating the iat sensor on a chevy tahoe 2008 - ce630fe.jpg to. See below...
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I hope this helps you. If you have any more questions or need any more diagrams, please don't hesisitate to ask...Thanks again, JShreader.

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    JShreader Mar 31, 2009

    Sure...I saved them to a .pdf and uploaded them to my storage box. You can get them by clicking HERE. If there is anything else I can help you with, just let me know...Thanks...JShreader!


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    JShreader Mar 31, 2009

    No Problem. Ask as many questions as you need...

    NO!! DO NOT CUT D and E. E is for the Low Reference. The IAT Wires are as follows...

    C (the middle pin) = IAT Ground
    D (left of center) = IAT Signal

    Personally...I wouldn't cut. I would attach metal pin ends to the Wires, and stab them into the back of the Connector. Cutting could be costly.

    Let me know if this helps...If you have any more questions or need any more diagrams, please don't hesisitate to ask...Thanks again, JShreader!


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    JShreader Mar 31, 2009

    You better betchya! I'll be around here somewhere...Let me know if there is anything else I can help you with. Thanks...JShreader!

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