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Re: winter thermostat, was: MG's and SNOW...

Subject: Re: winter thermostat, was: MG's and SNOW...
From: (David Councill)
Date: Tue, 30 Jan 1996 08:16:57 -0700
Will wrote:
>As part of my seemingly endless speculation on the all-weather all-season 
>all-purpose MGB/GT (yet to be purchased, yet to be found, yet to be funded), 
>do you run your GT with the "winter" 190F thermostat?  I have gotten into 
>the habit of using the 160F thermostat in the summer months and I notice a 
>sig. difference over running with the standard 180.  The car runs cooler, 
>which means I'm cooler (in a manner of speaking).  Perhaps if you swapped 
>for a 190F during the winter your heater would belt out more BTUs?
>Just a thought.  Id be interested to hear any other net-experience on 
>running the "hotter" thermostat in the winter months.
>Will Zehring

I am proud to say that not only do I use the winter thermostat (190), I use 
it year round. But then here in Montana, we only have two seasons, summer 
and winter. And summer is only three months long!

David Councill

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