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Does any one have any suggestions on UV reactants? Isnt regular bleach UV reactive...or no? Im looking for some 'bling', just put in new clear 1/2" ID hoses to replace the blue ones I had.

*Also, Im running antifreeze/H20 @ 3/7 mix.....do current additives work in water only? I dont wanna make some crazy witches brew and have it turn to jello in my pump.
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I think bleach will ruin your pump if I'm not mistaken...I've heard of people taking apart UV markers and soaking out the ink and using that..I would just buy some dye, it's not really expensive...Danger Den :: Water Additives :: UV Dyes and Water Coloring :: UV Water Dye-Lite
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good looking out, UV markers huh?....I dunno, sounds questionable to me. Do you know if WaterWetter by Redline is UV reactive or not?
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good looking out, UV markers huh?....I dunno, sounds questionable to me. Do you know if WaterWetter by Redline is UV reactive or not?
Yeah I don't think I would do the markers either...I don't know if WaterWetter is or not I've never used it....
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Get a green or yellow highlighter and bleed it into your coolant. Green and yellow thend to be the most uv reactive colors. I did it with a green highlighter, and it looks sweet.
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Near an auto parts store? Get the ac leak tester UV fluid. Only 2.99! Works killer...
    
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Get the ac leak tester UV fluid. Only 2.99! Works killer...
Thanks...think I'll try that 1. Sounds like it would be more safely suited for the task.
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