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Old 08-15-2021, 05:06 PM   #21
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Default Re: model A overheats

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Check the accuracy of your temperature gauge, coolant level below the baffle, advance the timing with the hand lever, water with antirust added will run cooler by 20-25 degrees!!!

Guys he wants answers other than replacing the radiator.
Knowing the actual temperature of the coolant is an excellent first step.
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Old 08-16-2021, 02:00 PM   #22
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I fill my rad to the top with vinegar and run it about once a week for 15 minutes, to heat up the crud
for the 6 week duration. never had the mess Tom is talking about.
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