Date: 07 Dec 2004 22:25:40 GMT
From: lkrznospamcomnospam (LauraK)
Subject: Re: steam at radiator (c900)

>Sounds good to me. Out of curiosity though, what causes this steam? Does a >bit >of coolant leak from the thermostat as it opens? I've been unable to pinpoint >the exact source, since I'm always driving when it happens. It sounds like there's just enough pressure built up right before the thermostat opens to send some steam out through a slightly leaky gasket or hose connection. Rubber does get brittle with age. I'd probably dump in some Barrs Stop Leak if you aren't already running it and see if that stops it. web design, print design, photography

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