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Old 06-03-2013, 01:51 PM   #5 (permalink)
Diesel_Dave
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Yes, you always want your thermostat to control your final operating temp. If your temps rise beyond the full open temp of the thermostat, then you've blocked the grill too much--a scary situation, because there's no longer any closed-loop control of coolant temp.
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My version of regenerative braking is called "bump starting".

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