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way to drop cooent temp

up here in Canada we have lots of hills towing my trailer my coolent temps get alittle hot sometimes is there anything out there to help keep it cooler
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there is no real room for a secondary fan with all of the coolers that are on the front of these rigs. the only thing i know is to change the fluid regularly and use the ford coolant because it has anti-cavataion properties to it which helps our trucks out greatly.
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up here in Canada we have lots of hills towing my trailer my coolent temps get alittle hot sometimes is there anything out there to help keep it cooler
What are your temps when towing?

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Yea what do you consider hot? At about 220* the engine fan should come on and cool thing off.

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My defuel is swt at 220. And 2 hills that I pull often it sees 230
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Does the 6.4 have the same type of fan set up at the 6.0?

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My defuel is swt at 220. And 2 hills that I pull often it sees 230
Did the fan come on?

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Yea turned on at 225.
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