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RE: Fuel System
That would be too easy, plus down in Texas there is not a problem driving
your car in the winter. I've heard several other people before complain
about fans not turning on soon enough. I really would like to fix it the
correct way if possible.
I have already put a resistor in parallel across the ECT sensor (at the
computer) that makes the fan turn on a little sooner. Bad thing is I guess
it also makes the computer think the motor is running a little hotter than
it really is too. Would this richen or lean out the fuel mixture once you
get to normal temperatures?
I wonder if this kind of stuff would be in Mike Wesley's Calibrator (if it
ever turns into a product)?
>From: Pat Paulson [SMTP:Pat_Paulson@vtel.com]
>Why don't you wire the fans up so they come on when you turn on the
>and run all the time
>unless you are driving you car in the winter it will come up to operating
>temperature with no problem
>and you don't have to worry about overheating and weather the sensor is
84 SVO, Silver
>Subject: Re: Fuel System
>Do you know where the sensor is located that turns the electric cooling
>on when it gets hot enough? This is on a stock '87 t/c auto. I thought it
>the one that mounts vertically in the top of the intake, but my fans still
>turn on too late for my taste.