SailNet Community - View Single Post - How hot does your diesel run?
View Single Post
post #3 of Old 08-30-2013
Tim R.
Senior Member
 
Tim R.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Portland, Maine
Posts: 1,545
Thanks: 1
Thanked 27 Times in 26 Posts
Rep Power: 13
 
Re: How hot does your diesel run?

178 at the cylinder head is fine. What temp do you get when you point it at the top of the thermostat housing? That is the most accurate reading you will get of the fresh water side. You could be running normally if you have a 180 thermostat installed.

Tim R.
Our Carina is for sale
1997 Caliber 40LRC

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

-----------------------------------------------------
Tim R. is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome