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Old 03-26-2011, 10:34 PM
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Originally Posted by SeaCaptain View Post
My wifes 02 durango does the same thing...Full tank premium gas ,drive hard,injector cleaner once in a while for the sludge issues replace the 195 deg thermostat with a 180 deg.The reason is at 195 the oil will start to boil therefore creating steam.the 180 will make a diff,and for the really cold winters just make a cover for the rad to partially cover to keep some heat and less wind through the rad......Paul
water boils at 212 degrees F. you can't get your engine hot enough to boil the motor oil.
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