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i have a 97 f350 power stroke 7.3 diesel and i want to flush out my radiator.What kind of antifreeze should i replace it with??Is the any make any model ok to use???
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i forgot what brand im running but its like heavy duty diesel or something, it doesnt really matter in my mind.



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I've been using the Texaco ELC from the International dealer on both my trucks with no issues.

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I use normal off the shelf but not 50/50 mix I will mix the full amount in a bucket to get my mixture then I will add two 8oz FW-16 Additive I am good for -45 degrees

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