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Northstar Engines and System Technical Discussion Discussion, very bad coolant leak in Cadillac Engine Discussion; Check the purge line (cold engine) to be sure it is clear and flows coolant. I assume you have topped ...
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    Re: very bad coolant leak

    Check the purge line (cold engine) to be sure it is clear and flows coolant. I assume you have topped off the surge tank and it is about 1/2 full? Remember, when you first start it, the pump may suck it dry. You may have to top it off 2 or 3 times until it stabilizes.

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    Re: very bad coolant leak

    yup checked it, purge line flows coolant... i guess it is just low on coolant... seemed to be air bubbles in the purge line wasnt a solid stream

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