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Low Coolant PSI??

So this morning I hook up to a 1400lb car trailer and load a 2500lb engine on it, no biggie but I figure since I havent decided on a monitor yet I'll hook up my solus pro. After 45min of about 40-50MPH driving my ECT never went above 204 and my EOT stopped at 201. They averaged at about 196/196 ECT/EOT. Great right? My coolant pressure stayed locked at 3 PSI. Is this great or is there such a thing as to low coolant pressure for these engines?

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Better than 26 PSI!!!! Check the small things first. Cap, connections, EGR cooler (or bypass for delete) connection etc.

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Turns out it was a loose nut behind the wheel. I didn't have my degas cap tight. On a brighter side its actually 6-7 psi, still good.

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