[ausev] air-cooled heater
stevenraywebb at gmail.com
Sat Dec 6 03:23:06 GMT 2008
Air cooled VW's provided passenger heat from a shroud over the exhaust
pipe. if your environment needs additional heat and you cant live without
it, can you utilize other heat sources?
I have driven many VW's in austin with no heater no problem, wear gloves.
On Fri, Dec 5, 2008 at 1:39 PM, The Mullins <ckmullins at earthlink.net> wrote:
> Here's a question for any owner of an EV that once had an air-cooled ICE,
> i.e. VW/Porsche.
> I intend to use a ceramic element as a heater in my Porsche 914. My
> question is "Where does it go"? In a water-cooled car you just put it in
> place of the heater core, but in these cars the hot air from the engine bay
> and the fresh air from the intake above the hood is divided into passenger
> side and driver side at the source. It seems like two elements are required.
> If you've dealt with this, then I think that you understand what I mean.
> Any ideas?
> George Mullins
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