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cossieboy 12-16-2012 06:11 AM

180 degree thermostat
Posted via FF Mobileguys how will fitting a 180 degree thermostat benefit the svt/st 170 and is it just a straight swop .

qweesy 12-21-2012 11:20 AM

it wont by itself you need to tune it with SCT, it will turn the fans on sooner via the tuner keep the engine cooler.

1turbofocus 12-21-2012 06:14 PM

I think he has a tune ? Yes its a straight swap , the 180 thermostat comes from a 96 contour 2.0 Zetec engine and drops right into the SVT , make sure you change the o-ring as well


anarchy0392 05-08-2013 02:57 PM

Will the 96 Contour swap work for a Zetec?

1bad03zx5 07-02-2013 02:20 PM

It is a straight swap. I just upgraded to a 180* t-stat and also upgraded to the contour t-stat housing.

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