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looks like that will work...


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a sealed fan sroud will really move all the air through the radiator thats really going to help keep it cool!


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Also keeps those pesky mud clods out so you don't burn up yor fan motor, recently was witness to that. I also found that removing the T stat helped keep mine from getting hot under long loads, if I ran 75 down the highway it would creep up to 240 but after I gutted the therm and just used it as a restricter it runs 190 all day and the fan keeps it in check


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I guess antifreeze disapates heat faster than it picks it up. a restrictor helps slow down the flow of antifreeze through your engine so it can pick up the engines heat. I just need to find some water to play in lol!


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kinda, stupid suby' have the T stat on the inlet and the cool water from radiator closes the dam thing till the engine circulates enough heat to open it again, I chased this problem for over a month till I took Outfront racing advice and ditched it. even with the recirculating hose allowing the water to move in block it was a issue. The biggest tell tale was my motor was 240 and my radiator was cool enough to touch with yor bare hand


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Removed the T stat and it did not help. I use the OEM recirculating system it helped a lot.



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tried ducks..







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tried the fan on the other side...



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all helped ,,, but none were the cure.

Now it is time to bite the bullet and just move the radiator into the air flow.


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I got the cooling system working up to about 100 deg. after that I get radiator creep.


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I only have 3mo. to test the new systems a year so I better get on it.


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That's crazy, you have twice the radiator I have. Mine is off a john Deere mower that had a 3cyl diesel, I tried drilling holes like you did but then I cut the tower out of my T stat and just used the circle as a restrictor and gasket to seal the neck. My temp sender is on the crossover in stock location and for now I still have the recirc hose running from the left side of block back to the therm housing but I'm going to ditch that since I have a free flowing system. My heat issue was all circulation related, have you double check water temp as it leaves radiator? The whole time I was fighting this same issue I could hold the lower tank in my hand and that told me rad was doing its job. Right now I have a single puller fan and I can run 3500rpms all day in 115 degree heat or leave it idling for hours with no issues


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