Performance Thermostat These Reische 170?thermostats are custom made with the same
diaphragm and bypass control as the OEM
Proper bypass control means maximum efficiency from your cooling
of these thermostats is modified by hand using only U.S. made parts and
quality inspected to ensure consistent opening temps. This premium thermostat has a larger heat motor/spring assembly for more precise temperature control along with a heavy gauge chrome plated steel housing.
Beware of aftermarket companies who sell the same thermostat for all
modular engines. Reische Performance thermostats are the only
designed to precisely fit each application, making them the best
temp units on the market! Whether you are using an aftermarket
or not, this thermostat will provide the best possible heat dissipation
your setup along with a faster warm up time and better cold weather
than a 160? unit or a thermostat with holes drilled in the
believe the 170? opening temp is the ideal balance for high performance
engines, providing high flow to your radiator by mid-180 temps while
providing good all season performance. With proper fan settings
coolant temps in cool weather will be in the 170s and in hot weather
giving those running high levels of timing and/or boost added
against engine-damaging detonation as well as maximum power output.
All Reische Performance thermostats ship with a new gasket and coolant
Do not overtighten the thermostat housing upon installation.
Torque no more than 40in\lbs. Please refer to in inclosed
4.6/5.4/6.2L SOHC: fits 2010-2014 Raptor, 2007-2010 Mustang GT &
1996-2004 Mustang GT, 1999-2004 Lightning & Harley Davidson F150
plus most other Ford 4.6L & 5.4L SOHC apps like the 1992-2011 Crown
Victoria and 1997-2011 E/F-Series.