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Why is my load temp like 52c? is it because of ambient temps or what? idle is like 38...or could it be because the anti freeze i used? I told my dad to get some friggin zerex, but he used this shi**y off brand stuff and i think thats my problem..any ideas?
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Why is my load temp like 52c? is it because of ambient temps or what? idle is like 38...or could it be because the anti freeze i used? I told my dad to get some friggin zerex, but he used this shi**y off brand stuff and i think thats my problem..any ideas?
What is the ambient temp there, if you made the solution too thick it wont help, I have high load temps but thats expected with 40C weather.
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Ya.. you only need a SMALL amount of antifreeze.
The antifreeze doesnt have much to do with the cooling its just to keep it clean.
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i put like a 95/5 ratio of coolant to water, so it wasnt too much...
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