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Old 03-23-2010, 10:48 AM   #12
SpeedDemon
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Location: Seattle
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My Ride: 08 M3/05 ZHP/08 R32
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Originally Posted by Mr Paddle.Shift View Post
I have been logging oil temps for a while now and under all kinds of track conditions. What kind of ambient temps are you seeing at your track events? I will see if I can dig out something from my archive (along with corresponding coolant, IAT, RPM). to give you an idea. Of course other conditions apply, ie car setup, driving style, etc.

Some time last year, I decided to do this study. Might give you an idea on where to install the sensor too.
Being in the pacific northwest means that I see a huge range of temperatures. The car will be out on track anywhere between 50F to 105F. The average will be closer to between 65F to 85F.
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