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Radiator guards and engine temps...

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recurveshooter
Not that it matters at this time of year (my bike is surrounded by snow) but I wonder if anyone ever noticed their engine running warmer after installing a radiator guard. Just asking....
 
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jayrexer
I have an R&G radiator guard installed on my bike.
 
After two months I have seen no difference in heat rising or lowering.
 
I live in Northern Nevada which is very hot in the summer, and gets below freezing most of the summer.

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ryan4130
No noticeable temperature difference with mine. Made mine myself with hex/honey-comb patterned thin sheet metal with relative open area of near 90%

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mrcribbs
I have an R&G radiator guard installed on my bike.  
After two months I have seen no difference in heat rising or lowering.
 
I live in Northern Nevada which is very hot in the summer, and gets below freezing most of the summer.
Same here. No difference noticed. 

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propou
me and my mate rode the same bike on the same trip. I had the guard on and he doesn't, same temp.

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mjh937
I have an Evotech guard on my bike and noticed no temperature difference. It surprised me that there was not at least a slight difference.

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hippiebikerchick
Evotech on mine and no change in engine temps.

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snowdriftless
Marginal difference on a hot day. Nothing to worry about because the bike has radiator fans.

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