Over heating problems

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Re: Over heating problems

Post by Wilkie » 05 Feb 2018 07:10

Kyk ook of jou waaier band nie miskien gly nie en dan wanneer jy jou aircon aansit gly dit nog meer :think:

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Re: Over heating problems

Post by Carel » 05 Feb 2018 21:01

My Safari se temperatuur het die laaste ruk bo normal gestyg en by nadere ondersoek was die rubber op die "radiator cap" sleg gekraak en ge-perish. Saterdag 'n nuwe cap opgesit en sover bly die temperatuur onder normal. Ek het nog net nie ver gery om te sien wat hy gaan maak nie.
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Re: Over heating problems

Post by DanieG » 23 Mar 2018 12:16

DanieG wrote:
11 Jan 2018 08:11
Hi Josh
Mine did not overheat either, I had to fix a pipe and refill (partially). Do you run the engine while bleeding or how do you go about it?
OK, about time I give feed back.

I bled the cooling system a few times at the back at the little rubber cap as well as at the screw at the front of the cylinder head. Every time I found some bubbles coming out again.

I do not drive the Patrol so often, but it seems that both the problems of the bubbling sound and the heater turning on and off by itself, have been solved.
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Re: Over heating problems

Post by ricster » 23 Mar 2018 12:34

Excellent news
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