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Re: 4kq coolant flush
Well, I have some stuff that I got from my old mechanic (German
Performance), and he said not to leave it in there more than necessary to
finish what you're doing and drain it and flush it all out until it's
gone. It's not from Prestone, although it's in a yellow bottle (aren't
I also heard that the stuff (flush) has some kind of chemical reaction
that results in increased pressure in the system, which should not be
maintained for extended periods.
Does anyone else know what I'm talking about, because I sure don't?!
Richard Beels <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Yeah, Prestone makes what they call a "super flush". You drain the AF
> and then fill with water and that stuff. Drive for something like 10
> hours or a week. Drain and fill with just water. Repeat 10hr/1 week
> regimen. Drain and fill with 50/50 AF/H2O. Of course, you don't do this
> in the winter.......
> At 09:22 PM 9/1/1998 , PN was inspired to say:
> > What about flushing the system? Any tricks? I was planning on filling it
> > up with water, getting it warm, then draining.