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Old 03-12-2013, 11:11 PM
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Originally Posted by L0F View Post
what I would like to know is the factory stated standard operating temperature..
I'm not sure how much applies to the M52, but for the record, we covered the M54 & M62 (thermostat) temperatures in this thread:
- What is the temperature of the coolant & when the thermostat opens under normal conditions (1)

Here is the cooling system flow through the M52 engine:
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