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    Good day peeps , just would like to share with you all. Thank you . Enjoy.


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    Quote Originally Posted by felixd View Post
    Good day peeps , just would like to share with you all. Thank you . Enjoy.

    Thanks Felix! Very helpful!

    I have a ways to go on mine, but will keep this video in mind.
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    I'd try to clean up the inside of coolant reservoir with a long brush.

    And is there a coolant drain on engine block?

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    Would you guys recommend flushing with distilled water between draining the old coolant and adding the new coolant? And if I remember right, the CX5 still holds old fluid in the block like yrwei is alluding to, correct?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ruthrj View Post
    Would you guys recommend flushing with distilled water between draining the old coolant and adding the new coolant? And if I remember right, the CX5 still holds old fluid in the block like yrwei is alluding to, correct?
    My 2000 BMW 528i and 1998 Honda CR-V both offer a coolant drain plug on cylinder block. There's no issue to do more complete drain on old coolant. Heater core is another place to hold some old coolant which can't be drained unless you disconnect heater core hoses.

    With engine coolant used to cool down ATF for our SkyActiv-Drive transmission, there'll be more old coolant stuck in the transmission cooler.

    Yes, I did fill distilled water at least once just try to dilute those old coolant inside of heater core.

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    Donít forget to use FL22 coolant if the lid says so. Is not a general green coolant

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    Great video. Will be very helpful.

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    Yes if you can get the FL22 , please purchase it .

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