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Old 10-03-2013, 04:09 PM
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Originally Posted by techinspector1 View Post
I might be all wet, but I thought a coolant recovery tank was supposed to recover coolant. If you fill the tank up, how is it going to recover anything? If I were teching your car at the drag strip, I'd ask you to empty the vessel.
confused, as the cars I've had had a coolant tank with a "fill to this line hot" and it was about 2/3rds full at that line,

And my 71 c-10 doesn't have anything, just a hose running down the side of the rad. And I want to build a tank, would it be like the 80's cars with it 2/3rd filled or empty like you are say'n until a boil over and then sucked back in afterwards basicly always being empty providing the hose in the overfollow you listed hose collected every drop when it was being sucked back in..
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