Scott Drake Thermostat Fail-Safe 180 Degree Mustang 6-Cylinder/ V8 1965-1995

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  • 180 Degree Thermostat
  • Premium Fail-Safe Design
  • Direct-Fit Replacement
  • Will Not Fit 351C Engines
MSRP $13.95
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Scott Drake 180 Degree Fail-Safe Thermostat for 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994 and 1995 6-Cylinder and V8 Mustangs.

Has your 1965-1995 Mustang been overheating lately? It's time to get rid of your broken thermostat and replace it with this Scott Drake 180 Degree Fail-Safe Thermostat (7200-180). A direct-fit replacement to your broken or malfunctioning one, this fail-safe thermostat is constructed with patented technology that automatically locks the valve and floods your engine with coolant, meaning overheating is a thing of your past! Scott Drake take the time to test and inspect every single one of their thermostats before they leave their factory, so you can rest easy knowing that your new thermostat will be fully functional right out of the box! 

- Automatic Valve Lock
- Prevents Engine Overheating
- Direct-Fit Replacement

Vehicle Fitment:
- 170 6-Cylinder Mustangs
- 200 6-Cylinder Mustangs
- 250 6-Cylinder Mustangs
- 1965-1973 Mustangs with a Small or Big Block V8 (except 351C engines)
- 1974-1995 Mustangs with a V8

Please Note: This thermostat will not fit Mustangs equipped with a 351C engine. Additional fail-safe thermostats for 195-degrees (RT1102) and 160-degrees (RT1104) are also available to purchase.

California Residents: Proposition 65 Warning

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Video Transcript

We’re here with a Scott Drake 180 Degree Fail-Safe Thermostat for the year 1965-1995 Mustang.

This Scott Drake 180 Degree Thermostat is going to fit all 1965-1973 Mustangs with the exception of the 351 Cleveland cars and it'll fit your 1974-1995 V-8. It's a 180 degree direct replacement thermostat that features a fail-safe mode that opens the valve fully to prevent overheating.

This Scott Drake Thermostat and other Scott Drake restoration parts for your classic Mustang are available here at

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