<VV> Oil temp
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Mon Oct 26 13:00:35 EDT 2015
Jim, yes, that is oil directly from the oil pump and before the cooler.
Those temps seem normal to me.
If you are concerned about the slightly higher temps, make sure your oil
cooler air passages are cleaned out and use a good full synthetic oil.
What were the cht temps?
On Oct 26, 2015 9:44 AM, "James Cuneo via VirtualVairs" <
virtualvairs at corvair.org> wrote:
> Hello, I finally had the opportunity to take my corsa on a long road trip
> past weekend. Prior I was seeing 210 average on oil temp around town and
> short highway runs. I observed 240-245 after an hour at 3300-3500 rpm,
> 65-70 mph yesterday. Outside air temp >< 80.Pressure 35 psi.I recently
> installed a VDO oil temp gauge with sensor mounted in oil filter adapter
> bolt.Is this location before oil cooler? What is the optimal location for
> sensor?Thanks,Jim Cuneo norcal 1965 140/180 corsa
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