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post #1 of 7 Old 10-12-2010, 04:58 AM Thread Starter
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Coolant ?

Is Ford still putting that crappy Gold coolant in the new trucks?
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The new 2011 F250 we have at work has an orange coolant, similar to that crappy GM Dexcool. I'm sure it's not the same, but it appears the same color.

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new stuff is orange and its part vc-3-b

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Everything I can find on it shows its the same as the GM dex cool garbage

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What's up with that? Sometimes they do some really silly stuff.
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Might be a dumb question but what's the difference?
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What's up with that? Sometimes they do some really silly stuff.
yeah....kinda odd isn't it...crappy coolant, and a p$ss filled DEF tank, next year the drivers seat might have a commode option... "Never worry about Coolant or Def Again!!!"


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