Re: [DML] While we're talking about cooling problems...heres mine!
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Re: [DML] While we're talking about cooling problems...heres mine!



Is it possible for an air bubble in the system to cause the gauge to
flicker down as if it was cool? Otterstat I have never replaced, only
because I like how cool my car runs...or ran...but looks like I'll be
ordering one and a bleeder kit soon. It is unknown how old my
thermostat is, but a few months ago I had it out and tested its
operation. I'll change fuse 5 and do more testing/cleaning to the
wires of the fans. I do have coolant flowing into the bottle so I know
theres no blockage. I'll just go over the hoses again and make sure
nothings leaking and etc. I appreciate everyone's help and
suggestions. I'm about to go now and work on it so I'll let you know
how everything turns out. Thanks again guys! -----Dani B. #5003


> How recently have you replaced your otterstat?  Have
> you cleaned the wire connectors that go directly to
> the otterstat?  I would also clean the "wire
> connectors" that go to the cooling fans (where they
> all "clip" together).  How old is your thermostat? 
> What Fan Fail Relay do you utilize?  You may want to
> change fuse #5, as it sends voltage to your otterstat,
> and of course your otterstat turns your fans on
> (Thanks Warren for that one!).  You may want to let
> your car run for a bit with the radiator cap off -
> make sure the coolant is cycling.  If you don't see
> coolant flowing back into the coolant bottle, you have
> a stopped up hose somewhere.  Do you have a "auto
> bleeder" kit like the one at specialtauto?  Nice
> blessing I tell you...nice blessing....
> 
> That ought to be enough suggestions from me - can't
> think of anything else this late =P.
> 
> Jeremiah
> 
> 
> 
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