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I put a new radiator and thermostat in my 02 impala i added water and antifreeze but for somereason i cant seem to fill it up all the way. the water level drops down everytime i fill it and there is no leaks. do i need to bleed it a certan way? i have attempted to bleed and its almost as if the air is never all out

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Are you filling it through the radiator or the overflow? If it's the radiator fill it at idle and wait for it stop dropping and then put on the radiator cap, Now you can fill the overflow to the correct level, make sure you check the temp gauge on your dashboard it should read in the 1/2 to 3/4 range.

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