I noticed the original poster mentioned heavy traffic situations and
slow going on the freeway. I have noticed one thing happening with
almost all my vehicles that in stop and go traffic, wether it is on
the highway or in downtown traffic. If you follow or sit closely
behind the vehicle in front of you your engine temp has a tendency to
rise. If you leave a half or three quarter car length it makes a
small difference. I would guess the heat from the vehicle in front
has nowhere to go but into your radiator. A little space allows this
heat to rise.
May not make much of a difference but I thought I would pass it along.
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