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RE: non triumph - losing water out of rad.

To: "Triumph List" <triumphs@Autox.Team.Net>
Subject: RE: non triumph - losing water out of rad.
From: "Randall" <>
Date: Fri, 11 Feb 2005 14:41:36 -0800
> On long journeys in my daily driver, water get pushed out of the rad
> and into the overflow bottle.  When the car cools down, shouldn't he
> water return to the rad?


>  If is doesn't can I assume the rad. cap is
> the problem.

The cap is most likely, IMO, but there are many other possibilities.

> If not, what could be causing the problem?

Basically anything that will let air or combustion gases into the cooling
system.  Could be a crack in the overflow hose, bad seals in the water pump,
leaking head gasket, etc.


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