Green gunk


9 replies to this topic
  • JAYG

Posted February 23, 2005 - 04:37 AM

#1

hi, :)
when i turned off my 426 last nite. green stuff was coming out of one of the bottom pipes,wasit coolant and is it normal for this to happen.
J :)

  • Dano426

Posted February 23, 2005 - 07:13 AM

#2

Coming out of what pipes?? The pipes goes to where? Need more info.

  • JAYG

Posted February 23, 2005 - 10:39 AM

#3

its coming from one of the plastic breather pipes that come out from the bottom. :)

  • MichiganMXer

Posted February 23, 2005 - 10:42 AM

#4

When the coolant boils over it dumps there, how hot did it get?

  • JAYG

Posted February 23, 2005 - 11:13 AM

#5

it got quite hot it was running for about 5 mins rode for 10 mins and then left running for 5 mins.
:)

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  • MichiganMXer

Posted February 23, 2005 - 11:26 AM

#6

5 minute idle is too long after its already warm.

Overheated.

I suggest checking coolant levels.

  • tammie

Posted February 23, 2005 - 11:29 AM

#7

don't leave your yz running that long....will overheat if your not riding it.......i learned that the hard way when i was waiting on the line of my first harescramble.......with it running.........

  • JAYG

Posted February 23, 2005 - 11:39 AM

#8

:)
cheers guys what coolant is best for the bike and should it be diluted with water and at what ratio.

  • tammie

Posted February 23, 2005 - 12:08 PM

#9

i havn't tried it but im going to try it...........

http://www.evanscooling.com/main27.htm

  • Dano426

Posted February 23, 2005 - 12:32 PM

#10

:)
cheers guys what coolant is best for the bike and should it be diluted with water and at what ratio.



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