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Old 03-24-2016, 05:50 PM   #11
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Yes but don't know how much
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Old 03-24-2016, 06:26 PM   #12
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20 years? HA! I had Jurassic Dust Bunnies on my forward heater. Rinsing that out clogged the deep sink.

I'm thinking of cutting those out of the coolant loop and installing a hydronic heater instead, because they rely on the big engine running in order to heat the joint.
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Old 03-24-2016, 06:34 PM   #13
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20 years? HA! I had Jurassic Dust Bunnies on my forward heater. Rinsing that out clogged the deep sink.

I'm thinking of cutting those out of the coolant loop and installing a hydronic heater instead, because they rely on the big engine running in order to heat the joint.
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Old 03-24-2016, 07:18 PM   #14
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I think you're misunderstanding what I meant. I have THREE heaters in the cabin: one in the driver's area, two in the kid's department. I'm thinking of cutting out the two in the kid's department and installing a hydronic heater for the rear, because those heaters require the BIG engine running in order to heat the joint.
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Old 03-24-2016, 07:27 PM   #15
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Who needs an engine to heat a joint?
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Old 03-24-2016, 07:56 PM   #16
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Old 03-24-2016, 09:01 PM   #17
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hydronic heating

Now I'm confused, isn't what I have in the kids compartment hydronic heating, it circulates hot liquid from the engine compartment. What do you have in the kids department, electric heating ? what kind of power you pulling to run that.
Do busses have two different ways to heat a moving bus?
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Old 03-24-2016, 09:03 PM   #18
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Now I'm confused, isn't what I have in the kids compartment hydronic heating, it circulates hot liquid from the engine compartment. What do you have in the kids department, electric heating ? what kind of power you pulling to run that.
Do busses have two different ways to heat a moving bus?
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Old 03-25-2016, 09:59 AM   #19
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I'll be going with a webasto. Will have to get creative with the duct work for defogger.
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I think you're all misunderstanding each other. Removing the rear heaters or moving them to the passenger area doesn't affect the defrost system. This conversation is going like a drop of mercury hitting the floor.
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