T-stat

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  1. John Dirks Jr

    John Dirks Jr Active Member

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    What is the factory T-stat temperature and is there any benefit to be had by putting in a lower temp unit?

    I'm running factory mechanical engine fan and stock radiator.
     
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    Stock is 192, you can run a 180 if you wish but do not go all the way down to a 160.
     
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    Gearbanger 101 Straight Outta Locash Super Mod

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    Not much benefit to it on a stock car. You'll get better mileage and cleaner emissions with the stock T-stat.
     
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    revhead347 I have face herpes.

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    If you are buying a new T-stat, get one from the dealer. The parts store ones don't last, and can leave you stranded.

    Kurt
     
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