I know we had the discussion with water temp and so on but I forgot to ask if any of you run a thermostat? I know that they say not to worry about water temp, and oil is more important but I'm just wanting to know if anybody runs a thermostat like the ones rex, or cp performance sales? I have...
Brand new out-of-box Probe rocker stud girdle for the standard valve layout heads listed below:
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Who's running this setup or this exact kit? Any cons to it? anything else you need besides whats in the kit? I was thinking out getting this to help get my temps up for better combustion and less carbon buildup. Right now my average temp when running WOT is 110 and idling is around 130-145. Open...
Bought a manifold and needed a block off plate for the thermostat.. traced a gasket onto a piece of .250 6061 plate, roughed it in with a port-a-ban and cleaned it up with a 4" pearl disc and some file work.. drilled a couple of .375 holes.. just need to give it a good polish..
Good evening, any reason why I should not run a thermostat on a 460 ford with twin turbo? Everywhere I try to buy one they do not recommend it for tt and blowers. Why and what's the alternative? Thanks much.. jack
Since converting over to EFI I need to keep the motor at 200 while maintaining water through the exhausts. Anyone have a picture of their set-up before i dive into this? Currently it runs through the logs then into the block..
I have a Sanger flatbottom v-drive with a 327 Chevrolet 1960's engine and Rewarder wet headers. It is run in freshwater only. I bought the boat this summer. When i went to winterize this fall there was no thermostat. I am in Michigan. Is thermostat needed and if so what temp. I tried a...
I have a southwind with a 460 big block 550 hp engine. I took it out for the first time yesterday and it ran great, the question I have is the temp gauge stayed on zero while cruising so today I removed the thermostat housing and it had no thermostat in it, can some one...
Just put the new rebuild in the boat, thought I was doing everything correct, installed a t stat. I never had a t stat on the motor before the rebuild but I was wanting to do everything by the book. Started up fine in the garage temp stayed at 160*, enjoyed the sound and shut it off. Checked for...
Trying to find a nice aluminum thermostat housing for my big block chevy, with 1/2 inch threads.
could use some chrome 90 degree 1/2 npt to 5/8 barb fitting for my water inlets also if there's some out there not being used :-)
im in the 74110 area code Tulsa, Oklahoma. Let me know pricing...
Does anyone have or know where I can get a BBF dual (two THREADED ports) thermostat housing? Everywhere I have looked only has one outlet and it is set up for a rubber hose application. Any info would be much appreciated.
I have a small block chevy 5.7L volvo penta set up with a AQ280 drive, and in the process of replacing the intake manifold i found out the the previous owner was not running a thermostat. So my question is should i be running one? If so were and what should i be running? I know in the last...