View Full Version : Do i need an oil thermostat?

01-07-2010, 10:03 AM
hello all just need to ask opinions on oil thermos. do i need one straight away or can i get away with giving the car a good warm up?? i will get one eventually but wanna get my car back on the road, i have a 14 row cooler and filter relocation kit.its summer over here ATM so 25+ degrees celsius minimum most days.Thanks guys..

01-07-2010, 01:45 PM
you will need to moniter your oil temps until you get one. most people do need them in daily driven cars. not so much on a dedicaited track car becuase the high rpm will keep it warm enough. i would get one but not a cheap one.

01-07-2010, 02:58 PM
i'd say no. just warm the car up

01-10-2010, 12:03 AM
its my daily and track car, thought it would be a great way to keep my engine living longer.