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Old 03-17-2011, 04:28 PM   #21
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There's a built-in 140*F thermostat in the Rx7 cooler, as well as a 180*F thermostat in my Mocal adapter. They're not both necessary but I'm too lazy to delete one of the thermostats.
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Old 03-17-2011, 04:53 PM   #22
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hustler, is your outlet hose at the top of the oil cooler, or the bottom?
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If you saw my setup at MSRC the oil temperatures are getting no higher than 230F-240F and that is at 325 RWHP albeit in an LS1. The ducting in front of the oil cooler made a big difference. Loosely speaking, all of the incoming air in front of the oil cooler is forced through the oil cooler. It cannot 'spill' around the sides. Before I added the ducting the oil temperatures were much higher, all else being equal.

My oil cooler has an inline Mocal thermostat.
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