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Old 09-27-2009, 07:53 PM
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Re: 180 degree T-stat

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Hmmm, what would you recommend for me (in Florida)? I turn on my Jeep and the temp gauge starts at 1/2... and sits there.

Definitely a 180 bro.
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Re: 180 degree T-stat

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Definitely a 180 bro.
Cool, that's what I'll go with.
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Re: 180 degree T-stat

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Could you guess what the 1/4, 1/2, 3/4 marks are... roughly?
ill have to look at it tomorrow. i dont feel like goin outside to see my gauges to remember what it looks like..lol
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Old 09-27-2009, 08:07 PM
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ill have to look at it tomorrow. i dont feel like goin outside to see my gauges to remember what it looks like..lol
haha, no rush whatsoever man... thanks!
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Old 09-27-2009, 08:18 PM
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Re: 180 degree T-stat

Quarter mark is 185ish, half way is about 215-220.
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Old 09-27-2009, 08:20 PM
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Re: 180 degree T-stat

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Quarter mark is 185ish, half way is about 215-220.
Holy shit... yup, I'm definitely getting this.

Where is this thing located under the hood? I assume a pretty cake install/swap?
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Re: 180 degree T-stat

Depending on the t stat you go with you will have to sand it down so it fits your gasket or it will leak.
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Re: 180 degree T-stat

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Depending on the t stat you go with you will have to sand it down so it fits your gasket or it will leak.
I was just going to go with the one from the Bwoody site that I linked a few posts up... is that a good choice?
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The Jet 180 fits just like OEM.
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The Jet 180 fits just like OEM.
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Re: 180 degree T-stat

Is this recommended for a big 3.7 also? LOL.....
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Old 09-27-2009, 08:33 PM
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Re: 180 degree T-stat

I would say it all depends on how hot your engine gets when you drive. If it gets hot, then yes. If not, then probably not. Also, since you're up north, it may be a good seasonal thing to do.
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