Automatics are usually cooled by running the tranny fluid through a coil
in the radiator. So it sounds like the antifreeze was heating up quick
and hadn't tripped the fans on yet.
On 8/5/2010 6:49 PM, FBNE wrote:
My C6 6 speed runs at most 210 but it has a separate cooler and I've
never run in over 104 degrees, not the car indicator but a bank and a
radio station temperature. Never seen more than 220 on the coolant
temp but then I've never been caught in traffic at 103 degrees.
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