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post #1 of 2 Old 01-06-2009, 03:56 PM Thread Starter
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coolant concerate

changed coolant in my 2002 7.3 this weekend. Used instructions from forum. Flushed 5 times never really got clean. On the last flush drained all plugs installed new coolant. Called for 4gallons concentrate and 4 gallons water. Put in 4 gallons of concentrate(red) but could only get 2 gallons of water in. Is this to strong of concentrate. Any one have suggestions. I've check it the last couple of days levels havent changed
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I think that's normal at first. My guess is that you still have a lot of air trapped in the cooling system. It may take a while to bleed the air out.

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