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Re: Engine coolant top up
« Reply #15 on: January 13, 2017, 10:59:47 PM »
Check to make sure if you need FL22 or not.  See postings above
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Re: Engine coolant top up
« Reply #16 on: January 13, 2017, 11:59:08 PM »
hi all  From the picture that's not fl22 as mines dark but clear green colour ,it looks more of a rusty water colour unless its the orange colour  long life coolant.

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Re: Engine coolant top up
« Reply #17 on: January 14, 2017, 12:40:09 PM »
Yes, it is not FL22 , it's G12 blend  ;)
Did I mention that I can't get a hold on FL22 , because , well I'm from Bosnia haha >:D

Don't scare me @speedy mazda  :P :D , it's not rust  :)
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Re: Engine coolant top up
« Reply #18 on: January 14, 2017, 03:47:06 PM »
Anyway , I toped it up today with little deionised water  :) , also checked freezing point and it's around -25 degrees celsius which is ok  :)

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Re: Engine coolant top up
« Reply #19 on: May 28, 2017, 10:24:04 PM »
So to add on this , I had a leak . Somebody forgot to tight one of the clamps on a hose , stupid authorized service/dealer was doing coolant change 2 years ago , I was lucky enough that hose didn't brake lose and cause massive leak and probably engine overheat . Also I inhaled good amounts of antifreeze vapors , oh well ****** happens LOL :P

Luckily i found good and honest mechanic , and above all else good friend and honest man , who spotted this and showed me the leak before fixing it.

To end this , here is one pic from servicing yesterday  :)



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Re: Engine coolant top up
« Reply #19 on: May 28, 2017, 10:24:04 PM »