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Author Topic:   no coolant in right side of block
thebigdirt
Member
posted October 07, 2003 09:35 AM
went to get the car ready ffor winter by draining block. right side first nothing came out did the head had normal amount come out. did left side it drained out of the block like it is suppost to. any idea why this would happen . ps looking for new engine builder. the motor never overheated


istock59
Member
posted October 07, 2003 10:14 AM
Stick a screwdriver in the hole and rattle it around. I'll bet you got rust and gunk blocking the drain hole.



driver27
Member
posted October 08, 2003 02:49 PM
I filled my motor up with straight antifreeze.
I was afraid of a rust buildup like that holding water somewhere in the head or block.

Do you think this will be work?

thebigdirt
Member
posted October 14, 2003 01:52 PM
that did it. i got down there with a trouble light and it looked like it was one piece of metal i had to end up using a drill than 140psi of air blasted up in it.


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