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Old 11-07-2001, 05:05 PM
Jim Anderson Jim Anderson is offline
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Location: Saugus, CA USA
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Question 1st time coolant change

I'm planning on changing the coolant in my M103 for its 90,000 mile service. I've got the service CD and a gallon of MB coolant (from here) but though I'd query this vast wealth of knowedge regarding any tips. For what its worth the car seems to be running a little hotter in this cooler weather, its been getting down into the 60's here in So Cal. I've only had the car a year and a half so I'm not completly familiar with its seasonel perks. Could it be its just keeping itself warm, or is it the old coolant?
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