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



Sounds like either your cap is not on firmly or needs to be replaced.
Pressure is escaping from your coolant bottle causing your anti-freeze
to come out of the overflow tube.  
I had the same problem with my "D" and ordered a cap from DMC Houston
and corrected the problem.  It was a quick $5 fix. 

For your question before this--I believe the DeLorean holds around 2.9
gallons of coolant, but make sure you mix distilled water (not tap)
and coolant 50/50.  Your owners manual, if you have one, will mention
this.

Cliff


--- 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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