Originally Posted by mattwhite
The early base cars (those produced before early 2005, I think) also came with 2 coolers.
According to the Elise Parts Manual this is the status of dual oil coolers:
SINGLE OIL COOLER FITTED TO 05’
MODEL YEAR ELISE FROM VIN SERIAL
FOR FULL EXPLANATION PLEASE REFER
TO TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN 2005/05
'05 Elise Magnetic Blue, Black, Touring, Hard Top, Star Shield, Stage II Exhaust, Arqray decat pipe, S2 Front Splitter (UK), Sector 111 Rear Tow Hook, Driving Lights, Cup Airbox, Shift-I System, LSS Dampers & Springs, Sector 111 V-Bar, Schroth Profi II 5 point harness, Exige S Probax seats, 1/4 turn undertray screws, Stealth bulbs, BWR SC with PES tune, Innovative engine mounts, SS brake lines.