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Old 05-01-2013, 11:39 AM   #21
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Going to a cooler thermostat can help HUGH with engine safety and performance

Cooler engine runs safer , makes more TQ , less chance for spk knock or detonation all of these are hugh

Down side is if you go the 180 rought you need to also add a tune to lower the low and high speed Raid fans , if this is done properly and a 180 added you shouldnt see over 198-208 depending on how your driving

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Okay so for now should i get the 180 then latter get the tune also can a diag reader be able to re program the fan temps? Then second will the oe motocraft housing be ok to or cfm one?
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Old 05-01-2013, 11:59 AM   #22
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If your replacing the housing go with the Contour swap. its a metal housing. not as fancy looking but metal non the less. and will cost you less than $100.
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