Tstats and Engine Temperature

By SRT-Tom · Jul 21, 2020 ·
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    A couple rules of thumb regarding thermostats:
    1. The engine temp the T-stat maintains isn't optimal for either performance or emissions. Rather, it's a compromise.
    2. Removing a T-stat in some cars will cause overheating.