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  1. bobp
    04-11-2015 06:23 PM - permalink
    bobp
    I am having trouble understanding why the grill needs to be blocked. It seems to me that the coolant thermostat should keep the engine at its most efficent operating temperature. What am I missing here? I have blocked the bottom grill of my 2011 Prius this winter and it seems to help my mileage. But, I keep thinking that the thermostat needs to be replaced. I don't have a scan guage so I really don't know what is going on with my engine temperature.

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  • About David Beale
    Location
    Edmonton Alberta Canada
    Occupation
    Electronics Tech
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    Vehicle:
    Pearl is a 2007 Driftwood Pearl Prius

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  • Last Activity: 06-18-2010 01:13 PM
  • Join Date: 07-03-2006
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