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Old 11-26-2007, 10:55 AM   #1
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had the coolant flushed and refilled on the old bugger. I told them I wanted the green stuff not the dexi-cool. The water in it was mainly brown so it was hard to be sure what was in it to start. It is definately green glycol now.

I believe this change was okay as long as it was flushed well.....right?

The car has 1998 minifold covers on it so it probably experienced troubles long ago.
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Should be fine as long as the flush was complete.

Is that an AC Delco UIM? You could have problems again. Keep a sharp eye on it.
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