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Engine Heaters interesting link

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by george3, Oct 18, 2009.

  1. george3

    george3 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    What's an engine heater?
     
  3. george3

    george3 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    That's something Yankees and Canucks use in Winter. Winter is when it's really cold. Cold is the opposite of where U R. Thanks for asking.

     
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    It slips into an existing hole in the rear of the 4.0 V-6 block. From what I've read, it's really that simple. Lube it, slide it in and zip-tie the plug wire where you want it. Google it, you'll find photos of where it goes.
     
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    I'd love to lube it and slide it into an existing hole in the rear. I'm not sure I want to zip tie it but that's just me. As far as bock heater, 2.7 doesn't have an existing hole. Thanks.

     
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    Sorry- just thought that was a little too much to resist pointing at and laughing.
    Don't worry about the Zip-Ties! Check THIS thread out! lol

    Thanks for the PN Black Rock- I was wanting one for my 4.0L for ski trips. Sorry to thread jack but what temp do you guys plug them in at generally? In Farenheit.
     
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    If it's just occasional ski trips, an adhesive mount oil pan heater may be good enough, and a LOT easier. Doubt you'll be skiing when it's 20 below!
    If you have a 4 cyl, I think the only alternative is to put one in the block, requiring draining coolant etc.
     
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    Ah, sweet- thanks! I will look into that! Easier is good ;)
     
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