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how much coolant will I lose changing thermostat?

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by tbs, Apr 8, 2013.

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    [Apr 8, 2013]
    On 1.9tdi engine cold with the expansion cap on. ie how much coolant to buy to replace it.
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    I used just under 5 litres to top mines back up after I replaced it
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    You have to let it drain so get 5ltrs ready
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    Is Comma XSM5L 5L Xstream G30 Antifreeze G12 equivalent?
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    I would be looking to just dump the whole lot and do a coolant replacement at the same time, it makes sense to do it at the same time,
    im pretty sure that the 1.9 TDi uses OAT Antifreeze.
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