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Re: Temp HIGH oil press in TD

To: Roger Wilt <>
Subject: Re: Temp HIGH oil press in TD
From: Bud Krueger <>
Date: Mon, 11 Jun 2001 19:57:05 -0400

     No problem.  Yesterday I TD'd to Boston and back (about 100 miles) at about
65 mph on the highway.  That's at about 4000 rpm with the 4.3 rear end gears.
Oil pressure was very happy up in the 70 psi range with water temperature at
about 75C.  Enjoy it.

Bud Krueger

Roger Wilt wrote:

> Took the TD to a "cruise in" in my home town this weekend...mainly to
> irritate my father-in-law who shows a 61 Corvette. It's about 200 miles
> round trip. No problems going down but on the way back oil pressure climbed
> up to 70 while running 60-65 mph. (nl is 58-60 max).  I stopped at a traffic
> light in a small town and the pressure returned to its nl with no more
> problems.  Any thoughts???? Thanks.
> Roger
> 51 Td
> Columbus, Ohio

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