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Old 11-19-2000, 11:00 AM
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Hi everyone, been having a mysterious drop in the coolant level. No signs of obvious leaks anywhere. Any ideas? Thanks

Car: MB W124 E200
My: 1994
Mileage: 125K km
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Old 11-19-2000, 03:31 PM
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Check the cap. Have it pressure tested. If it's weak, you will lose coolant thru the overflow hose. Don't know the exact spec but something in the range of 17-20psi or about 1.2 bar. Otherwise it's getting consumed inside the engine which reads as head gasket. Could be getting into the sump or a cylinder. Drain the oil, see what you get. Pull the plugs and get someone to read them for you..

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