What's the normal running temp attire of cars ?

Asked by Jan 09, 2015 at 06:36 PM

Question type: General

2 Answers

About 190°F to 220°

89,035

Today's vehicles run that hot, but back in the good ole days they ran 165 to 170. Then back in the flathead days we didn't run any thermostats, just a restrictor washer to slow down the flow.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Temp 9 answers

    What is a normal temp for a 2000 Buick LeSabre?

    2000 Buick LeSabre Limited

    -

    General

  • WHAT IS NORMAL TEMP 6 answers

    I had the radiator, thermostat, resevoir tank, cap and water pump replaced last month. I drove the car yesterday and temp ran around 197 driving and 205 at a signal light or stop sign, bur when I park...

    1996 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe

    -

    General

  • Temp running to high 4 answers

    I have a 2001 Toyota Camry. My car is running a little high. he fans are not kicking on. I have changed the temp sender senor. I am wondering if it is my thermostat or my Relay Fans. The fans come o...

    2001 Toyota Camry LE

    -

    General

  • Is 1,000 miles per month normal ? 6 answers

    What's normal mileage anyway??

    2010 Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited

    -

    General

  • Temp gage running at 3 quarter 1 answer

    I have a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue and my car runs at the 3rd line is something wrong with it or is that normal?

    1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue 4 Dr GL Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Shortcuts

Search General Questions

General Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 45,050
#2 COMETGUY61
COMETGUY61
Reputation 38,160
#3 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 16,140
View All