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post #5 of Old 03-05-2009
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Originally Posted by bubb2 View Post
On a lot of the big Benne's the engine room blower is connected to engine start switch. Turn your start key on and the fan should whirl away!
Ditto that.. our friends' 2002 Bene 36.7 is set up that way.. blower's on when the engine's on. An improvement would be to add an off-delay timer to keep the blower running a few minutes after shutdown to remove the heated air.

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