Refilling radiator

Chris Burgess chris at chrisburgess.com
Wed Sep 30 17:06:53 PDT 2009


The SV isn't a hot motor...so its not like he needs max cooling ability.

On Wed, Sep 30, 2009 at 5:13 PM, dave193 <dave193 at rogers.com> wrote:

> its not so much the cost as to the fact that water transfers heat much
> better than glycol. the less antifreeze, more water the better the cooling
> system will dissapate heat
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Jim Stewart" <js at strappe.com>
> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
> Sent: Wednesday, September 30, 2009 1:12 PM
> Subject: Re: Refilling radiator
>
>
> dave193 wrote:
>>
>>> if you mix the antifreeze 50/50 that should give you protection to about
>>> -35 degrees. that seems a little extreme.
>>>
>>
>> Particularly since Thumper Ray is in Florida. But you've gotta mix it to
>> some ratio or other and 50/50 is handy. If you're really cheap you can
>> tailor your ratio to your expected temperature, I suppose...
>>
>> -js
>>
>
>


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