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Old 09-13-2019, 08:58 PM   #1
Drives: 2011 Camaro SS
Join Date: Jul 2017
Location: Wichita,KS
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170 degree thermostat for 15 bux!

So I see the 160 and 169 degree thermostat going for 25 to 50 bux but I'm a cheap ass. I grabbed a Stant 170 degree thermostat and felpro seal for the stock thermostat at O'Reilly's. The thermostat is the same diameter and a hair shorter but that shouldn't be an issue.
I'm going to use this when I pull my top end off to do my cam swap.
2011 Camaro 2SS L99, 3500 stall, BBK xpipe, muffler delete.
2017 ZL1 (SOLD)
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Old 09-14-2019, 08:53 AM   #2
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Let us know how it works. The 169*F stat is the right temp (IMO) to run for most bolt on/cammed cars. It would be nice if there was an option that was so absurdly expensive.
2011 2SS SGM - CAI, PTB, Rod-Mod and ported intake, GPI SS3 cam, AR LTs 1.875", X-pipe, high flow cats, cutouts behind the axle. 25% UPD, 169*F stat, EE catch can, Ideal Garage clutch master, seperate reservoir, Tick-Shift billet throwout support, Yukon 4.10 gears, TruTrac Differential, LPW Differential Cover, BMR Pro diff bushings, Pegasus Solid rear sub-frame bushings. 497rwhp. 11.69@119 2+ton raceweight.
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