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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Sep 26th, 05, 10:36 PM Thread Starter
 
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Over Heated 454

Have a 454 installed in a 89Z,but can only run for about 20 miles before i over heat! Any cool ideas?
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Sep 27th, 05, 06:33 AM
 
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Question Re: Over Heated 454

Radiator size!

Fan shroud and fan blade location into shroud?

You did burp it and make sure it is completely full?

New 160 to 180 temp. T-Stat and good w/p?

Air flow through the engine compartment?

All for starters.....

pdq67

PS., Oh, almost forgot, do your hoses have coil springs in them to keep them from sucking flat and restricting flow?



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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old Sep 27th, 05, 08:36 PM
 
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Re: Over Heated 454

i have a 85 irocz i wanna swap in a 454, any advice? what trans did you use? did you use the stock rear end ?
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