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Old 12-08-2004, 23:31   #1 (permalink)
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correct thermostat

I know this has been posted before, sorry guys, but i can't find the thread with the new search facility.

Is this the correct cleveland thermostat?



or is this the correct thermostat?:

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Re: correct thermostat

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I know this has been posted before, sorry guys, but i can't find the thread with the new search facility.

Is this the correct cleveland thermostat?



or is this the correct thermostat?:


I'd say the top one, its got the little top hat thingy....
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Old 12-09-2004, 01:53   #3 (permalink)
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Re: correct thermostat

DAYCO DT66A

available at Repco etc
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Old 12-09-2004, 01:55   #4 (permalink)
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The correct thermostat for a cleveland is the Dayco unit with a part number of DT66A. Go to your local spare parts store, but specify the Dayco unit. You'll should pay about $20 for it.
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Old 12-09-2004, 13:54   #5 (permalink)
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Re: correct thermostat

Is the DAYCO one shown the high flow unit?, and I think Repco tried to charge me $35 odd for it.

First to shown look like possibly the standard 302 & 351 units. Obviously the bigger opening being the 351. I'm kinda guessing though.
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Old 12-09-2004, 15:19   #6 (permalink)
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Re: correct thermostat

The top one i purchased from http://www.fomoco.com.au

TSCHF180-03
Thermostat - Specially Designed Clev. Hi-Flow - 180 Degree 30 % + More Flow
Quantity : 1
Price : 38.00


If this is not the correct thermostat for a cleveland, then I shall ask for a refund/ex?
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Old 12-09-2004, 15:36   #7 (permalink)
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Re: correct thermostat

The top one would flow more than the bottom one. Does it fit into the thermostat housing ok? It looks quite different to a high flow dayco thermostat though, but could be just design???
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Have a look at this thread for a discussion on how and why clevo theromostats are different.
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Old 12-09-2004, 17:30   #9 (permalink)
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tote.. thanks mate, that is the most informative thread i have read!!
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