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Old 02-09-2009, 04:14 PM   #61
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IIRC he had air in the system and then a blown head gasket.
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Old 02-09-2009, 06:25 PM   #62
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I see 205 at idle and 215 under boost pretty much under any condition.

But I think I'm running a 195 thermostat since it is so ******* cold. Car warms up pretty well, I've never seen above 214 to my recollection.
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Old 02-09-2009, 09:48 PM   #63
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Originally Posted by Braineack View Post
IIRC he had air in the system and then a blown head gasket.
something like that. I had alot of air in the system Once I got it bled right it was much better. I then determined I wasn't getting enough air flow so cut a hole in the bumper and installed a mini cooper scoop. After that the temps were perfect. Then after nearly 1000 miles my head gasket then suddenly decided to give out......
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