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Old 10-09-2006, 01:34 AM   #1
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I see things about changing the thermostat to a 180* one. Does this take a lot of work? or is it easy. and is it worth it? and does anyone have a recomended place to get one at a good price?
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it is a very simple mod
you can go to your local auto-parts store

it is very worth it if you have a L36 for intake faliures

and L67'* it helps supporting mods like pulley and such
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im just lookin for cheap things to add to try to get more horse power..so is this one worth it? will i get anything out of it is what i guess i wana know..

and what other cheap type things are there to try to get some more HP
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themostat is not a performance mod... its a "keep my engine cooler while i do other mods" mod

http://www.bonnevilleclub.com/forum/...e=article&k=91
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A thermostat shouldn't be any more then $10 at a local autoparts store, I belive it'* 2 10mm bots that hold the housing down. It'* pretty straight forward to change. I also reccomend you replace that paper gasket if you change it too.

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oh i see...yeah im not much of a engine guy as you can tell....im just mainly lookin for ways to get more HP for cheap...at least get a start..get all the little things i can do done..and then worry about other better mods down the line when i might have some cash.
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oh i see...yeah im not much of a engine guy as you can tell....im just mainly lookin for ways to get more HP for cheap...at least get a start..get all the little things i can do done..and then worry about other better mods down the line when i might have some cash.
a t-stat will help support mods that you do get
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ok well i guess now this post is going in a differnt direction. But what kind of nice lil cheap mods can i put in that require the thermo
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ok well i guess now this post is going in a differnt direction. But what kind of nice lil cheap mods can i put in that require the thermo
you didnt read this

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sorry...didnt notice it up there..i'll take a look at it right now. thanks
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