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[89 Svo] 87 tbird running hot



Ralph Linares wrote:
> 
> Besides my 85 SVO, I bought an 87 TBIRD...great car...I need some advice..if
> anyone had this problem...car seems to use the turbo all the time...also I
> noticed that temp gauge bounces up and down..and I am not sure but I think
> that the fan goes most of the time.
> I changed the thermostat, water pump and the radiator was changed about 8
> months ago...any  recommendations will be appreciated...Thank you all

Teh 87/88 TC cars use a very small blower and this is normal. You cna
install a TO-3 but you'll loose significant low RPM turbo response and
gain a little on the upper end with a good exhaust system.

-Mike Fleming
Technical Director
SVO Owners Association
Tucson, AZ