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Do oil coolers affect oil pressure?

Discussion in 'Forced Induction' started by gettocrx, Oct 31, 2004.

  1. gettocrx

    gettocrx Member

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    Hey guys! I just picked up a B&M oil cooler for my boosted CRX. I was wondering if adding a oil cooler lowers the oil pressure? Thanks in advance!
     
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    Good question............ any one?
     
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    pissedoffsol RETIRED

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    at first turn on, yes- as it has to fill more area.. but once its filled, no.

    E has an oil cooler and his pressure is stock-like
     
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    is it wise to use an oil cooler on a boosted car?
     
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    pissedoffsol RETIRED

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    pointless, IMO, for a street car.

    just chang eyour damn oil ever 2k.
     
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    i will use it in my street car.
    because when i was boosted with a t3 driving a little hard the oil temp was 250 F.
     
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