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Old 09-04-2003, 07:31 AM
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What type of Rad. Cap and t-stat should I use on my 97 3800 non-sc bonneville. I am putting on a new intake next week. should I use a stant cap and t-stat? What pressure cap and type should I use?

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The Stant Part #'* for 16LB Cap is #11231
180 degree Thermo(which most people here recommend) is #45848
I'm not sure about this but you may(should?) replace the Thermostat gasket if one exists.
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is that thermostat the same one that can be used in the 93? I've been thinking about switing mine over.
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Same one. For the 93 and 97, you also need the fiber outlet housing gasket, and the rubber seal around the thermostat flange.
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or i other words a rubber gasket and a paper gasket one for the t stat and 1 for the other 1
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