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Old 12-06-2012, 03:48 PM
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Join Date: Jun 2009
Boat: '01 X9 330HP
Location: Georgia
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Originally Posted by redraider08 View Post
I was reading the forum and noticed you need to wait to the engine temp get so 160 before putting anti freeze in the engine so that the thermostat will open up. My temp guage does not work, any thoughts on how long the engine needs to run before it will get to 160 to ensure the thermostat will be open? Thanks!
I just open the thermostat housing and pour it in! This way I can winterize without water nearby and feel more comfortable than just draining the block.
Costs a $1.50 thermostat housing gasket.
'02 X-9
Lake Blue Ridge
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