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Old 12-08-2008, 11:35 AM
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Question Correct Operating temp???

Hi All,

Does anyone know what the correct operating temp is supposed to be on a 1980 300SD (W116). What does the factory say they should run at?

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Old 12-08-2008, 11:39 AM
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Should be 80-85C at full operating temp if everything is as it should be.
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It can go up to 100 under a load like climbing a long grade, but it should drop right back to 85. Do not let it go over 120
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