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How often should I top up my reservoir? My tubing is 5/8th OD 3/8th ID Tygon 3603 tubing and my coolant is Primochill PC pure. I also heard the 3603 tubing let water evaporate faster over time, is that true?
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When the liquid level gets low enough that you are at risk of sucking bubbles into the pump.

No real science to it.
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