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Old 04-07-2003, 11:39 AM
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I have a 23T, with a 383 chrysler engine,tunnel-ram with 2 500 cfm carbs. My temp runs at about 200 degrees, but never gets over that. Is this ok, or is it to hot. I have to much into this engine, and dont want to hurt it. Thanks.

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For being a 383 and the setup you have 200 is not bad. Some SBC run around 200 to 210. As long as your not running around 250 or boiling over i'd say your ok
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Old 04-07-2003, 12:31 PM
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Thanks, thats what i thought.Just wanted to be sure. Thanks for the reply.
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Where your sensor is located can cause a little higher reading as well. For peace of mind I would use a coolant thermometer in the radiator to compare the readings, some gauges are not right on.
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