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Old 03-18-2011, 09:56 AM
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Looking for the HOAT Zerex G-05 coolant for my 2010 Hemi, can't seem to find it in any stores. What coolant should I use when swapping my thermostat and has anyone found the G-05 anywhere....I would love to find the 50/50 mix and I know they make it.
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If you're going to swap the stat, just drain your radiator into a clean container and reuse what you drain out.
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Thanks Randy!!!! Drain from the lower hose?
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yes and open the rad cap to allow air in so as to drain faster.
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usually on the bottom of the radiator, there is a petcock, sometimes metal, but in the newer vehicles it is likely plastic
when turned it allows the liquid to drain in a controlled flow & easy to shut off too
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