What if we open radiator hose and start the engine to completly flush coolant 1min?

5 Answers

  • 3 weeks ago

    Just take the radiator cap off and put the flushing "T" in a heater core hose. After flushing the cooling system until the water comes out clear then take the lower radiator hose off to drain the water.

    Buy full strength antifreeze. There will be around a half gallon of water in the motor which you can't get out. Pour 1/2 gallon of straight antifreeze into the radiator first. Then dilute the remaining antifreeze so it's a 50/50 mix and add it to the cooling system. Run the motor for 15 minutes to purge all the air from the cooling system and you'll end up with a -35 degree protection level.

    Source(s): Mitsubishi Master Tech
  • Anonymous
    3 weeks ago

    Do NOT do it.  Flush the coolant properly with the engine OFF.

  • 3 weeks ago

    Bad idea. the engine will instantly overheat.

  • 3 weeks ago

    That is a good way to damage the engine and NOT an effective way to flush the coolant.

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  • 3 weeks ago

    Then whats going to keep the engine cool while its running

    • TRUBLU3 weeks agoReport

      I will shut OFF as soon as all the fluid is drain, it will talk only 20 second to flush all, and engine need atleast 1 min to heat up.

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