Diesel engine are strange! 8-15 gallons of coolant, supplemental coolant additives (SCA), coolant filters with and without SCA in them, block and radiator drains etc. Join me as I learn and teach you how to properly service the cooling system on this RV (2001 American Tradition made by Fleetwood.)
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I have the filters I used listed as well as a DCA4 test kit.
I couldn't locate the Fleetguard Compleat TMC RP329 or TMC RP 330 low silicate antifreeze (ASTM4985 or GM6038m). But the carquest stuff I used, had these numbers.
- High Coolant Temp Switch Circuit Diagnosis and Repair (2001 American Tradition 8.3L)
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