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Old 10-25-2011, 07:10 PM
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#2 is correct....except the T-stat's small opening limits, restricts the flow or slows the coolant down so the air passing through the core can cool it down. Without the T-stat the coolant rushes through the core too fast and doesn't get the benefit of the finned area = HOT coolant all the time.
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