View Single Post
Old 10-30-2018, 02:40 PM   #4 (permalink)
Daox
Administrator
 
Daox's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Germantown, WI
Posts: 10,988

CM400E - '81 Honda CM400E
90 day: 58.68 mpg (US)

Daox's Grey Prius - '04 Toyota Prius
Team Toyota
90 day: 49.53 mpg (US)

Daox's Insight - '00 Honda Insight
90 day: 64.33 mpg (US)

Swarthy - '14 Mitsubishi Mirage DE
Mitsubishi
90 day: 56.69 mpg (US)
Thanks: 2,326
Thanked 2,385 Times in 1,445 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by ThermionicScott View Post
It's always amusing to me how performance guys see this as an "oil cooler" and we EcoModders see it as an "oil warmer."

Have you considered adding an oil temperature gauge, y'know, for science?
Yep, I have. I'm not exactly sure where I'd put it though. If you're going to nerd out, you'd like one in the pan and then after the heater to see how much its really doing.

I do like Oil Pan's method of using a pressure gauge to monitor things too. Its straight forward and tells you when the oil is thinning out.
__________________
Current project: Adding regenerative braking to the Mirage
  Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Daox For This Useful Post:
101Volts (11-01-2018)