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I just had a vortech v3 installed, He used a black magic fan with no shroud. I run about 180 driving down road 210 or 220 in traffic. I ordered a 160 thermostat is there any way I can get a gt500 fan in there clearance is a issue. Please help.
 

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Changing out your thermostat won't do a thing No matter what temp you put in there they are all open at temp. Why did you remove the original fan shroud? I thought the Vortech fit in there without removing it. You need a shroud either way. You might try an electric pump. It pumps full force when at idle or in slow traffic unlike the mechanical that flows less when you slow down.
 

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No, you need a shroud around the fan sealing it to the radiator. Otherwise the fan just blows air around instead of through the radiator.
 
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