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Old 01-02-2014, 02:17 PM
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Re: Jet 180 Thermostat for 2014 GC SRT Part #

I just caught what I could and then added a tiny bit of water. It doesn't take much if your careful
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Old 01-02-2014, 02:22 PM
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I did mine this week but didn't add anything. Lost prob 12oz
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Old 01-02-2014, 08:36 PM
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What coolant goes in? Or would the auto parts store know
It's the purple stuff. I got mine pre-mixed from the dealer, mopar stuff. I get a 25 percent discount though.
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Old 01-03-2014, 12:17 AM
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Installed the tstat but think I have a problem. While driving the coolant temp drops to about 184... While parked for about 5 mins I saw the temp go up to 215.

Is this working OK? I'm burped the system as best I know how. My apologies for the paranoia. I'm very comfortable with electrical stuff but not mechanical when it comes to cars.

Edit... While typing this message she is running at about 204 just sitting here... Does the Tstat need to break in?
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Re: Jet 180 Thermostat for 2014 GC SRT Part #

let her run a bit with the radiator cap off
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let her run a bit with the radiator cap off
Thanks, did that and she began to runneth over lol. I'll see how she acts heading to work in the am.
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Old 01-03-2014, 08:26 AM
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Re: Jet 180 Thermostat for 2014 GC SRT Part #

On the ride to work she was right at 184 the hole way. When i parked it started to climb to 192 before i needed to head inside.
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On the ride to work she was right at 184 the hole way. When i parked it started to climb to 192 before i needed to head inside.
Any way you can see what the oil temps are on the way home? I'm curious to see if it helps keep those a little lower as well.
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Any way you can see what the oil temps are on the way home? I'm curious to see if it helps keep those a little lower as well.
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Re: Jet 180 Thermostat for 2014 GC SRT Part #

My oil temp is 200 while the coolant is at 185
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