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Old 18-03-14, 20:49   #1
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best thermos for vl

i know this has been done to death but i wont to get better cooling for my vl turbo. It has a alloy radiator with single 16 inch fan no shroud.

As i still want it to look neat as i do not want the look of the au thermos i have been looking at doing twin fan mounted onto a alloy shroud.

any help please!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 19-03-14, 04:20   #2
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most people find the factory fan and shrould as good if not better than any after market mate
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Old 19-03-14, 06:15   #3
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I dont want clutch fan also cause of the cooler piping it wont work
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Old 19-03-14, 09:50   #4
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ef/el/au falcon thermos, i have el ones they work for me, running a rb30det @18psi in a 2.3 tonne patrol
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Old 19-03-14, 10:08   #5
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ba mark 2 single thermo
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Old 19-03-14, 12:31   #6
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I do not want the falcon thermos as all my bay is alloy so makes it look ugly
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Old 19-03-14, 13:39   #7
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single 16 inch fan no shroud
Why not try adding an alloy shroud? If that doesn't work well, try the following:

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twin fan mounted onto a alloy shroud
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Old 19-03-14, 18:15   #8
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why would factory one not work with your intercool piping? where does it run ?
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Old 19-03-14, 18:20   #9
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Pull the fan apart and paint the cage silver so it's color coded?
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Old 19-03-14, 19:18   #10
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I have a jd plenum and previously when I bought the car it had been cut down to clear as I have no holes for the pluming
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Old 20-03-14, 19:14   #11
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fg falcon one ive been told who awesome. and single not twin
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Old 20-03-14, 19:22   #12
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All the plastic looks crap on the falcon thermos
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Old 22-03-14, 09:30   #13
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put the fans infront of the radiator and push the air through so u have the fans but there not in the engine bay
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Old 22-03-14, 19:21   #14
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They wont fit but I am now getting alloy shroud made to suit
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