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radiator fluid test strips ?

radiator fluid test strips ?

from bottom to top

the pink turns blue

the orange turns lime green

the yellow turns green

what does this say ?

good, bad or what ?

nitrate, molybate, freeze point "test strip" test of coolant
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post #2 of 3 Old 09-28-2010, 04:43 AM
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If you bought the Rotunda ones that Ford recommends, the strips come with a "read chart". Without the chart, the strips are useless.

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Pretty much what he said. The first two are normally the nitrite moly levels. You have to cross reference them on a chart and it will tell you your levels. The last is normally the freeze point.
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