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post #9 of (permalink) Old 07-14-2009, 07:54 PM
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Re: 69 302 overheating

What he said about the air pocket.... I had one of those one time even though I thought I had gotten all the air out of it. Turns out I didn't. You may already know but the best solution is drilling a small hole in the thermostat that way once the coolant starts circulating it is guaranteed to get all the air out before forming steam pockets.
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