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post #1 of 3 Old 11-30-2012, 01:11 PM Thread Starter
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Rusty/Foamy Coolnat?

I was losing coolant from degas

Did egr cooler delete yesterday

fresh green coolant

today losing coolant from degas but its still full

Im assuming it still has air pockets in it.

It now has a nasty rusy film thats foamy on top of the coolant

Whats that mean?

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bump! im going on a 2400 mile trip tomorrow, any info would help?!
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THe first and most important thing is get the green coolant out of there! Do a flush and refill with Cat EC-1 coolant.

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