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Old 10-07-2002, 03:31 PM
suginami suginami is offline
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Originally posted by stephenson
Yeah ... I do think a vclutch that clutches earlier in the temp rise cycle would be very cool indeed!

I will likely modify mine next time I get into the front of the engine or cooling system.
It's not the viscous clutch fan that engages early, it's the high-speed electric auxilary fan that engages at a lower temperature, and continues to run until 82 degrees centrigrade.
Paul S.

2001 E430, Bourdeaux Red, Oyster interior.
79,200 miles.

1973 280SE 4.5, 170,000 miles. 568 Signal Red, Black MB Tex. "The Red Baron".
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