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glycol base heavy duty green antifreez

ok the majority rule around here it seems is cat elc red is the way to go from what i read. but what if any issues would or could arise from the glycol base coolant if memory serves me right glycol when heated will almost turn to a platic or teflon type material just looking for some feed back on this thanks

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Green coolants lack the cavitation protection that you need.... aside from whatever else.
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how so ??? i understand how cavitation works but how dose one coolant protect from that when another dosent??? and the collant im talking about is more for your comercle trucks 18 wheelers

arp studs and all new gasgets
blue spring.... its really blue
full egr delete
Bts tranny
coolant bypass and fillters
rotella red elc
cummings 5.9l banjo bolts
4 inch turbo back
Custom tunes by spe
2.7 leveling kit



next on the list
new injector$ $$$$$
regulated fuel return
ficm & ecm to php along with my evo to be flashed
and half in my 401k lol
still have my 401k all of it
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What coolant are you looking at using?

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that all depends right now maybe mars or maxsafe

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blue spring.... its really blue
full egr delete
Bts tranny
coolant bypass and fillters
rotella red elc
cummings 5.9l banjo bolts
4 inch turbo back
Custom tunes by spe
2.7 leveling kit



next on the list
new injector$ $$$$$
regulated fuel return
ficm & ecm to php along with my evo to be flashed
and half in my 401k lol
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Why mars or maxsafe?

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i can get it cheap and the mars i can get silicate free and well i will say cheaper than the cat red it also comes with corsion inhibitors

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blue spring.... its really blue
full egr delete
Bts tranny
coolant bypass and fillters
rotella red elc
cummings 5.9l banjo bolts
4 inch turbo back
Custom tunes by spe
2.7 leveling kit



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new injector$ $$$$$
regulated fuel return
ficm & ecm to php along with my evo to be flashed
and half in my 401k lol
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This ? MARS Green Recycled Antifreeze

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that might be it only seen the jug and the one guy here at the shop runs it in all his fleet and personlal trucks... but i have a feeling your gonna tell me not to use this and honestly id like to hear reasons if thats the case im always open to sugestions and good info

arp studs and all new gasgets
blue spring.... its really blue
full egr delete
Bts tranny
coolant bypass and fillters
rotella red elc
cummings 5.9l banjo bolts
4 inch turbo back
Custom tunes by spe
2.7 leveling kit



next on the list
new injector$ $$$$$
regulated fuel return
ficm & ecm to php along with my evo to be flashed
and half in my 401k lol
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93k, green 50/50 from Circle K auto parts coolant, ECT/EOT delta 10~15 degrees, no issues. Although I did just buy a Sinster filter and plan on flushing and getting some stuff from the Speedco shop (they service 18 wheelers).

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WHAT!?! I was trying to list stuff that everyone else
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