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Old 09-23-2008, 11:31 AM   #1
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turbo'd cooling ?'s

you all do anything diff. to keep your cars cool? especially in the middle of summer?


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Old 09-23-2008, 12:06 PM   #2
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180 thermostat for one thing.
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If you have good fans and ducting to your raid the only thing you can do is run straight water.
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180 thermostat for sure and run about a 60/40 (water/antifreeze) mix instead of the 50/50.
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I run the vented EVO hood just for the extra cooling, I also removed my AC and deleted the condenser which allows for far better air flow through the intercooler and radiator.

Along with the forementioned water you may also want to use water wetter.
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well right now, i'm running a 180 degree thermostat and I usually run water wetter...I thought about puttin spacers on my hood to help vent off a lil more
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or you can add a few washers to the rear hood mounts to prop it up and help vent..
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