MAINTENANCE NOTEBOOK: WHY BOILING COOLANT WON'T PUMP, AND HOW TO COPE

In the time it takes an engine to reach operating temperature, hot spots such as those found around exhaust valve seats can cut its life in half. The problem is generally caused by lack of pressure on the coolant because the radiator cap isn't sealing properly. It's often a simple case of the wrong kind of radiator cap, foreign material preventing the cap from sealing or just a worn out cap.

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    Cahners Publishing Company

    275 Washington Street
    Newton, MA  United States  02158-1630
  • Publication Date: 1990-3

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  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 84
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  • Accession Number: 00491758
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 31 1990 12:00AM