[DML] Re: Coolant Coming Out
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[DML] Re: Coolant Coming Out

You may have too much coolant in the car.  The overflow bottle should 
only be half full.  Do you have an air bleeder kit hooked up to your 
waterpump?  Also the small top radiator hose on the passenger side may 
need to be "burped" to let any extra air out.  Just loosen the clamp 
and pull the hose off until the air stops and coolant comes out, 
warning it will spurt at you, so safety glasses are a must.  Warning #2 
if you have the original radiator be very careful, the tank sides are 
made of plastic.


--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "tuxr" <tuxdarby@xxxx> wrote:
> Update:  I've been putting in coolant for the last several mornings.  
> When I stop the car some of the coolant comes out of the hose that 
> connects to where the coolant cap is.  Not alot, but some.  I'm 
> assuming it's coming out when I'm driving, but I don't know that.  
> Other than the fact I keep putting more in.  Any ideas what would 
> cause that?  Thanks very much for the advice.
> --- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "tuxr" <tuxdarby@xxxx> wrote:
> >
> > When the car has no coolant in it, how much will it take to fill it 
> > up?  I put one gallon in yesterday (50/50), ran it in the driveway, 
> > then put another gallon in this morning.  Will it take more 
> tomorrow? 
> > (it's not leaking anywhere).  Thanks for the help.
> >

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