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Whenever I get a new part or if the filter shows any sign of debris
 
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post #32 of 51
Uh, never?
Actually, I didn't use it for a while and put it back in, with new coolant, in late 2004.
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post #33 of 51
Never since installation almost 4 years ago. Temps are great still and the water is crystal clear. Thorough cleaning, silver tubing, distilled water, a little biocide to be safe, and it's all good.
post #34 of 51
Not unless I really need to like, when adding or removing a part within the loop or checking to see if there is any blockage/corrosion inside the blocks.

There is no reason to regularly flush your loop as long as it is free from debris and algae growth. Water will always be water.
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post #35 of 51
I do not see the reasoning behind doing a flush every 6 months. If the system is noticeably clean and clear of floating particles in your res then i say leave it alone. If temps start to rise above normal then it be something to look into.

Just ask yourself this question: When is the last time I have flushed my cars cooling system?
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post #36 of 51
usually around 6-8 months and sometimes upto a year.
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post #37 of 51
Okay not to side track the thread but at first glance I thought this said how often do you flush your... well yeah 1 letter change use your imagination
post #38 of 51
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Originally Posted by twisted5446 View Post
Just ask yourself this question: When is the last time I have flushed my cars cooling system?
The manual says it is a sealed system and it should be flushed after 120,000 miles. However, I had work done on it (sensor inside the tank, I think) at around 100,000 so I did the flush a little early.

BTW, the coolant that comes with Koolance stuff isn't distilled water, but is blue stuff that stains badly.
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post #39 of 51
I flush my loop every day


Jk.

Jokes aside, I have OCD, I mess with my loop atleast 2times a month
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I flush out loop every six months because it makes me fell better about my loop
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