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Old 01-01-2013, 05:44 PM   #1
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Hot enough for me!

I'd say my heater works good enough! 40 degrees outside too.

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Old 01-01-2013, 05:59 PM   #2
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Just had my heater core replaced, but even when it wasn't working it would be pretty hot at 40 ambient temp. Check it when it's ten and lemme know--seems to be an exponential relationship.

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Old 01-01-2013, 06:02 PM   #3
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That's plenty warm.
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Old 01-01-2013, 06:22 PM   #4
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I would be worried! You have a 195 degree thermostat. By the time the water circulates through the heater core and then 40 degree (mixed) air blows over it, I wouldn't expect to get 216 degrees out of the vent.
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Old 01-01-2013, 07:12 PM   #5
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I thought the same thing but laser temps are normally very accurate.
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Old 01-01-2013, 07:24 PM   #6
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I've never tested mine, but I know I can't keep my hand in front of it while on max heat. I often wonder if it'll start melting the vents!! lol
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Old 01-01-2013, 08:05 PM   #7
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I've never tested mine, but I know I can't keep my hand in front of it while on max heat. I often wonder if it'll start melting the vents!! lol
Yeah that's as long as I can handle it. Thought my skin was melting. Haha
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Old 01-01-2013, 10:04 PM   #8
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I got a metal hvac ribbed pipe and routed the passenger floor heater to the driver side and it made all the difference. course it only like 40 here in AZ

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