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Old November 18th, 2007, 02:35 PM   #1
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Default coolant bypass hose on the 318

not that its hard to replace, but i just wonder why its there. what is the purpose for it? does it help open the thermostat? teach me something

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It is so that coolant can cycle through the motor when the t-stat is closed.
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It is so that coolant can cycle through the motor when the t-stat is closed.
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