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  Topic: Hot 1835, and not the good way
Sharp64

Replies: 70
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PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Sun May 26, 2019 5:33 am   Subject: Re: Hot 2276, and not the good way
Put the insulating Fire Sleeve over the oil lines that pass by the exhaust. It lowered my oil temps 15*


The chrome Does not make an engine run hotter.

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  Topic: Hot 1835, and not the good way
vwracerdave

Replies: 70
Views: 2753

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Sun May 26, 2019 5:30 am   Subject: Re: Hot 2276, and not the good way
Put the insulating Fire Sleeve over the oil lines that pass by the exhaust. It lowered my oil temps 15*


The chrome Does not make an engine run hotter.

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  Topic: 2176cc's for my Type1
vwracerdave

Replies: 2023
Views: 161143

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Thu Aug 10, 2017 2:19 pm   Subject: Re: 2176cc's for my Type1
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  Topic: Lowering oil temp
vwracerdave

Replies: 38
Views: 4325

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Wed Sep 28, 2016 4:00 pm   Subject: Re: Lowering oil temp
I lowered the oil temps 15* on my 2276 in the Ghia by covering the oil lines that pass thru the exhaust with a heat sleeve tubing. Aircooled.net sells it. So does Jeg's and Summit.


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  Topic: Head step and Overheating?
vwracerdave

Replies: 36
Views: 2222

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Thu Aug 25, 2016 4:10 pm   Subject: Re: Head step and Overheating?
Is the engine full flowed and where is the filter located?

I lowered the oil temps 15* in my 2276cc by covering the FF oil lines that pass thru the exhaust system with heat sleeve tubing. ACN sells ...
  Topic: What is too hot of an oil temp? What is considered Normal?
gringoloco2000

Replies: 76
Views: 6066

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Sun Jul 10, 2016 7:26 pm   Subject: Re: What is too hot of an oil temp? What is considered Normal?
Mine dropped about 20 degrees by wrapping my oil lines in something similar. My 2276 runs about 220 lately on highway runs with the 98-100 degree weather we have had lately. Before it broke in fully ...
  Topic: What is too hot of an oil temp? What is considered Normal?
vwracerdave

Replies: 76
Views: 6066

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Sun Jul 10, 2016 4:22 pm   Subject: Re: What is too hot of an oil temp? What is considered Normal?
On my Ghia with a F/F filter I lowered the oil temps around 15* by covering the oil lines with heat shield tubing. The S/S oil lines passing thru the exhaust and where the hot air form the 3/4 cylinde ...
  Topic: 2276 beetle engine oil cooling
vwracerdave

Replies: 6
Views: 946

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Wed May 25, 2016 3:04 pm   Subject: Re: 2276 beetle engine oil cooling
I run only the stock doghouse oil cooler on my Ghia with a 2276. It can be driven on the street and runs 13.50's at the track. All the sheet metal and details must be addressed to provide cooling. An ...
 
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