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 Posted: 04-30-2012 07:54 pm
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George
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Hello.  I put a front spoiler on my JH5, really helped with cooling.  It looked good, however, it was kind of big.  Now i need something for my GT.   Is anyone using something a little smaller, either aftermarket or home made?  I guess i could buy a Club Store one and cut it down, but i am really just looking for something basic.  Any pics would be very helpful.

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george

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 Posted: 05-20-2012 09:27 pm
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I made an aluminum 'extension' for the stock lower radiator opening which channels air into the radiator. It's not pretty but it really helps with the cooling, I painted it black so it wouldn't be so easy to see. I'll see if I can get a pic.

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 Posted: 05-20-2012 11:45 pm
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Thanks.  That's what I ended up doing as well, painted black too.  It only sticks out about 4 inches, but is well secured under the front valance.  i hope it helps.

 

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 Posted: 05-24-2012 04:58 am
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It should. It dropped my engine temps from ~205-210 on the highway to ~185-195.

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 Posted: 06-11-2012 11:10 pm
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I need to do the same...can you send me apicture or particulars?? direct to  mfsjr2@comcast.net

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Frank

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 Posted: 06-12-2012 02:16 pm
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Hi Frank.  I'll try to take a pic and send it.  It was pretty straight forward.  I cut a piece of metal about 8" by 36" and then mounted it under the front valence with the bolts holding on the oil cooler and the side supports for the valence.

I sprayed it with undercoating.  Looks good although I was so concerned about placement front to back, I got it off center side to side(!).  oh well.

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