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Old 02-03-2013, 05:29 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by truckcap22 View Post
ended up pulling the lower hose, filled through the thermostat, drained from the engine drain plug, blew water through the drain as well. also used a vac and got a large chunk from behind the water pump. reassembled everything and have about an hour on everything with no signs of overheating and hot air coming from the vents. am i in the clear?
Probably at least until the next thing breaks!

Nice going OP...just monitor the temp gauge and for the next few days, check your coolant level. You had the heat on when filling it, I presume. If not, get the heat on, run the car, and expect a low coolant light.
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