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Old 01 May 2014, 08:47 pm
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How can any publisher accept this as good advice !
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The skinny on your vehicle's cooling system | Autonet.ca
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Old 01 May 2014, 09:44 pm
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"Most automotive manufacturers recommend flushing your cooling system once a year,"

Particularly in the old VW beetles and early Porsches...
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Old 02 May 2014, 06:33 am
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Might as well change the air in the tires while you're at it
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Old 02 May 2014, 08:31 am
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Might as well change the air in the tires while you're at it
Somebody made that comment - most saw how silly it was...
Well, it is overkill, but at least not damaging. It didn't say to used distilled water, either.
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Old 02 May 2014, 05:33 pm
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Somebody made that comment - most saw how silly it was...
Well, it is overkill, but at least not damaging. It didn't say to used distilled water, either.
Tap water has minerals that condition the cooling system...
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