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Old 06-25-2017, 07:40 AM   #1
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2012-21FBRS and Chevy 1500/4.8 V8

Had to upgrade the Silverado with a K&N air flow system and B&M high-volume transmission cooler. Taking a long trip from Arkansas to the Grand Canyon in 90 + degree weather. Transmission temperature running 185 to 200 depending on Hills. Not real comfortable with these temperatures. Any comments on this?
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Old 06-25-2017, 08:12 AM   #2
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From my perspective those temps are what I would expect to see in normal towing. Transmission coolers are a great addition but I feel a mistake is folks add coolers without first ensuring their stock cooling system is clean and operation as it should. JMHO
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Thanks, I had the transmission serviced and flushed when I added the cooler
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