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Old 08-06-2012, 02:44 PM   #91 (permalink)
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Yup, I do! (Assuming both have the same size openings for cooling.)

The many edges of the nose looked too sharp to my eye - it made me think some could be causing energy-robbing vortices.

Only my 2 cents.

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Old 08-10-2012, 03:32 AM   #92 (permalink)
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Electric Water Pump & Fan Digital Controller

Just received my EWP today! It is a EWP80 from Davies, Craig.

Planning to install it as soon as i'm getting a rendez-vous with my mechanic.
The plan is to replace the old HP stealing mechanic water pump for a Manually Controlled Fan & Electric Water Pump. I did not buy this to save money, only for pure fuel economy. It is also part of my belt-less engine project.

Here is its caracteristics as it is ritten on the box :

EWP80 Electric Water Pump Specifications :

Operating Voltage : 3V DC to 15V DC
Maximum Current : 7.5A
Maximum Flow : 80 L/Min, 21 Gallon (US)/Min at 13.5V DC
Operating Temperature : -40C to 130C (-40F to 266F)
Pump Design : Clockwise Centrifugal
Motor Life : 6000 hrs at 80C (176F) and 12V DC
Pump Weight : 900 grams (2.0 Lbs)
Pump Material : Nylon 66%, 30% Glass Filled
Seal : Ceramic Face Seal
Burst Pressure : 350 kPa (50 Psi)


Fan Digital Controller Technical Specifications :

Input Voltage : 12V DC to 15V DC
Output Vge olta: 5V to 15V
Maximum Current : 12A
Operating Temperature : -20C to 60C (-5F to 140F)
Targeted (Set) Temperature : 75, 80, 85, 90, 95C (167, 176, 185, 194, 203F)
Controller Type : PCB with Micro Processor
Sensor Type : Thermister in Waterproof Housing
Fan Cut-In Temperature : 3C (5.4F) Above Set Temperature
Time Out : 2 Min. (Or Set : 5C/23F) After Ignition OFF
Indicator LEDs : Temperature, Power ON, Pump Mode, Test and Fan
Weight : 90 grams (3.2 oz.)
Dimensions (Metric) : 101 mm (L) x 95 mm (W) x 35mm (D)
Dimensions (Imperial) : 4" (L) x 3-3/4" (W) x 1-3/8" (D)

Here are some pictures of the EWP (Note that this post will be updated.) :

This is the box it was delivered in.


This is the EWP & Fan Digital Controller.


Combo Pack pieces.


EDIT : Sorry for the head exercising pictures...
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Old 08-10-2012, 02:44 PM   #93 (permalink)
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how much did the pump and required controller cost?
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Old 08-10-2012, 05:06 PM   #94 (permalink)
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483$ in americain money and 128$ of border tax but i live in canada.
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Old 08-10-2012, 06:52 PM   #95 (permalink)
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You sure are ambitious ! ...That's a good thing !
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Old 08-20-2012, 12:40 PM   #96 (permalink)
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Rear Wheel Skirts

Yup! He have laid the two rear wheel skirts.

Here is a picture of the passenger side rear wheel skirt :


The driver side wheel skirt :


The stash we have created to protect us from the sun :
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MPG=1 TIME=0

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Old 08-20-2012, 12:55 PM   #97 (permalink)
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It's looking good Francis.
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Old 08-20-2012, 01:43 PM   #98 (permalink)
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Just out of curiosity... did you try disabling the factory power assist to see whether you need the electric?
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Old 08-20-2012, 02:06 PM   #99 (permalink)
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do you talk about the power steering?
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Old 08-20-2012, 02:06 PM   #100 (permalink)
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Yes

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