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Thermostat going out?

Just seeing what the signs of a thermostat going out are?

My truck has just been running a little hotter than normal but delta has been fine for past few weeks. Running coolant 199 and oil 205 while driving 75 in about 80 degrees. Use to be cooler...


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weather starting to warm up where your from?

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That's normal, mine ran at 200, and 209 in 90degree weather
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It's warming up but last year I didn't see much over 201 for oil.


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Its normal wants the weather starts warming up mine gets warm to but if it gets crazy start looking into it

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How about 183 degrees and takes forever for heat to kick on ??


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^^ yes it sounds like your thermostat is bad.

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Wait mine is goin out or smokin and strokin's is goin out?


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Wait mine is goin out or smokin and strokin's is goin out?


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Smokin and strokin's is going out. You temps seem fine.

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