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Old 25 May 2013, 05:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hi ,, i replaced a water pump in my classic subaru and a thermostat , filled jer up with coolant slowly to stop any air locks , also squeezing the top and bottom radiator hose . when the car gets to temp the top radiator is solid and really hot , the bottom one is warm , now the fans kicked in and they won't turn of . is there something ive done wrong , ihavent got a clue , the only thing i can think off is if i put the thermostat in the wrong way , could this be the problem . any help would be cool , cheers vic .
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Old 26 May 2013, 07:10 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: radiator fans

could be a air lock still,
was the water pump faulty before or have you swapped it for another reason,
I doubt you`d get the stat in the wrong way round, but you could pull the stat out to see if it sorts your issues,
was the stat genuine or a copy, I will never fit a cheap copy as they can stick.
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