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Old 07-01-2004, 03:57 PM   #1
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My '95 SSE seems to run a bit too hot. It doesn't overheat, but the temperature gauge seems to be always reading about 230F (city or highway). Isn't this a bit too much? Is there a way to turn on the fans sooner or manually? I've heard of a bypass switch for the fans. Does anyone know where I can get this information? Thanks.
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Yes, this can be done by grounding the relay that controls the low speed fan.
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try putting an 180* tstat in, that will help too.
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A 180 thermostat will help very little on a hot summer day with city driving.
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it will keep him at a lower temp on the highway too wont it?
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On the highway it will be noticeable except on a BRUTALLY hot day. In town in the summer, it won't help much. The best way to knock the temps down in town is to work a fan override.
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