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Old 12-21-2004, 05:11 PM   #13
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Originally Posted by Swampy
Well, when I had the water wetter they claimed that running mostly water and less anti-freeze makes for lower running tempertures--At the price of absolutely no low temp protection and the scale and sediment issues. I'm not saying the effect is extreme but, today the temps were in the low 60's (cold for florida)
and it seemed to run maybe a bar higher than I expected on the temp guage
So the all-antifreeze (zero water) Evans stuff should be higher still; got it. Boy the internet is nice for discussing this stuff b/c you dont have to sit there staring at the moronic expression on my face while I try to put two and two together!

One little item that i wanted to order from Sommer (that would be useful here) was their oil temp gauge on the dipstick. It would be nice to have a real temp rather than the coarse bar scale on the IMO. That and the fuel tank quick couplers, and the frame protectors, and the ... ya a few things.
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