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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-17-2009, 02:52 AM Thread Starter
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operating tempeture

99 stock dodge 2500 , only mod is bhaf. 5 spd manual 5.9l 24v what is normal operating tempeture under normal driving conditions anyone have any idea im running around 160 or so
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thats pretty cool. Mine runs around 180-190 might want to make sure your truck has a t-stat in it

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yea...mine runs 180-195 as well...the thermostat could be stuck open

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A Cummins is made to run at 194 degrees, that is the optimum temp running it cold is not good for it.

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