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Old 06-29-2013, 03:50 PM
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Any know how the grill shutters are supposed to work and is there any setting for them?
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They open when the engine needs extra cooling like when towing on hills or really hot days. When not needed they close for better aerodynamics allowing the air to pass around the truck and not into it. And no there is no setting for this
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Thanks for explanation makes sense to me now.
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i think they are operated by speed and temperature, at slower speeds they stay open and only close at higher speeds , and by temperature
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Really want to see how these will work in winter with sleet and ice rain and other crap out there.
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Really want to see how these will work in winter with sleet and ice rain and other crap out there.
Without knowing the internal design I'm thinking the ambient temperature is likely low enough to have them closed anyway. If the engine gets too warm the radiator should melt the ice and the shutters should be functional. That is just pure speculation on my end though.
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