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Loosing radiator coolant

I have noticed that the overflow tank is empty after a long run. I have replaced radiator cap, but still have the problem. Does the radiator cooling fan need to continue running after motor is turned off? It doesnt operate after I turn off ignition.
Thanks if you can help. Fred

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  • freddo54 Oct 20, 2008

    Thanks for your advice, yes it must be leaking at high rpms. I added some Liquid Copper solution to the radiator when hot and thermo open, it is a block and radiator sealant, is now holding water ok. Hope the leak is not too serious.

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Your probably losing fluid some where while your driving, or at high rpm, so just check for leaks, or check to see that there is nothing blocking your over flow hose, also fill you radiator all the way up and then fill your over tank

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