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    engine temp

    how hot does the engine get? i'm looking to get a gauge just to fill that black block off plate on the right crowling.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Altezza01 View Post
    how hot does the engine get? i'm looking to get a gauge just to fill that black block off plate on the right crowling.
    But thats right where all of "us" are putting the fuel pressure gauge for the nitrous system

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    I believe 165-170F is ideal if I can recall correctly.

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    200 to 230 at the head, same with the water
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    I'm thinking Pistonwash used to state 170F water...and around 185 at the head/??

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mpeavler View Post
    I'm thinking Pistonwash used to state 170F water...and around 185 at the head/??
    ok But my temp sensor says 200 in winter and 230 in the summer.

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    I think its around 200............170/185 seems low.

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    /shrug.....just what I was told 10 years ago and what I try for when I set up my skis in terms of cooling conditions.

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    Maybe big boy toys are 200 degrees

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