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Author Topic:   oil temp.
merlinmech
Member
posted July 21, 2002 08:10 AM
how hot is too hot? My oil temp. will get to 300 on a 6 lap run or more. On a caution it will cool to about 260. Only does it on a heavy track. Water temp. runs at 190-200.


Dustejr73
Member
posted July 25, 2002 10:52 PM
my oil temp will get hot also with my water around 190. my engine builder finally told me to put some duct tape over the oil temp gauge!!!!!


birdcage
Member
posted July 26, 2002 02:58 AM
If it's a dry sump make sure the bypass regulator is ajusted right. If oil pressure is set really high, the oil temp will be higher.


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