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Old 11-02-2016, 05:53 PM   #1
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Just replaced the head and all gaskets drove from salem oregon to s.f. She has so much power now stays nice and cool . Used 2 qts of oil and 5 gallons of coolant no perceivable leaks when idling wheres.my coolant going?
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Old 11-02-2016, 07:01 PM   #2
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Maybe the cooling system didn't get completely full, some air pockets or something, though you'd think that would have manifested itself with a higher run temperature or something.....

I'd say fill it back up, drive it for a while and see if it continues to drop..... after making sure you don't have coolant in your oil. That could get messy, and be expensive to fix.
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