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      12-20-2011, 04:04 PM   #20
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Do NOT remove the thermostat. The thermostat serves as a mechanical barrier between the the high and low pressure sides in the oil filter housing. If you remove the oil thermostat, you will loose the pressure differential in the oil cooler and thus no oil will flow through the oil cooler at all.
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