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Agreed - I would stick with the factory thermostat (maybe get a new one, but factory temp) and replace that radiator.
While in motion, the only thing that should be handling the cooling is the radiator - if the engine is getting hot enough that the fans come on (which is suggested by a burning smell on the freeway...) then something is not right with the radiator.
Summers in this part of the world hover around 100F and sometimes days or weeks are even hotter. A c900 with a good, stock cooling system will handle these temps without issue - no need to mess with the settings.
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Posts in this Thread:
- Cooling Fan Failure Question (long), OldLinePaul , Thu, 5 Jul 2018 15:42:03
- Re: Cooling Fan Failure Question (long), StoicBlue87 , Thu, 5 Jul 2018 21:24:00
- Re: Cooling Fan Failure Question (long), ZAAB , Fri, 6 Jul 2018 05:23:21
- x2, Justin VanAbrahams , Fri, 6 Jul 2018 09:33:21 <-- Viewing This Message
- Re: x2, Landjet , Sun, 8 Jul 2018 19:58:59
- Re: x2, Justin VanAbrahams , Mon, 9 Jul 2018 15:37:58
- Re: x2, Landjet , Mon, 9 Jul 2018 15:44:29
- Re: x2, Justin VanAbrahams , Tue, 10 Jul 2018 09:14:59
- Thanks!, OldLinePaul , Fri, 6 Jul 2018 17:18:56
- Uro, Justin VanAbrahams , Fri, 6 Jul 2018 20:06:46
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