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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-05-2020, 01:38 PM
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Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Radiator Overheating

[QUOTE=Dick M;1906244]I have been to your movie a couple of times. Old radiators are not your friend. They create an overheated engine and driver.

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It may have been mentioned above, even if...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-05-2020, 01:32 PM
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Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Radiator Overheating

Yes, the test actually draws in the air in the top of the radiator through a test liquid in the tube, and detects for exhaust gasses.


If the test passes, you can pour the liquid back into the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-05-2020, 11:27 AM
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Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Radiator Overheating

Forgot to mention, not sure if it was covered, bad head gasket will also cause overheating if exhaust gasses makes their way into the coolant. In bad cases you can see air bubbles in the coolant...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-05-2020, 11:19 AM
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Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Radiator Overheating

Sometimes the amount of build up requires multiple treatments. Cylinder 4 jackets are usually the worst. Cylinder 4 comparatively has poorer circulation than the other cylinders. In some cases a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-05-2020, 07:23 AM
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Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Radiator Overheating

Sorry, reread post 1, missed that you are already using a Gano filter.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-04-2020, 11:07 PM
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Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Radiator Overheating

When done with treatments and back flushing/flushing install a Gano upper radiator hose filter to help keep crud that might still be in the cooling system out of the radiator.
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