CHANGING COOLANT - CONTINUED
REFILLING - CONTINUED
To avoid air locks, add coolant slowly at five gallons or less per minute.
Fill radiator with 50/50 mix of water and antifreeze (TB 750-651).
Start engine (TM 5-3805-248-10).
Wear effective eye, glove and skin protection when adding coolant while engine is running. Failure to do so
may cause injury.
Add coolant to radiator to cover the low level plate.
Run engine for approximately 10 minutes.
Inspect coolant level in radiator. Add coolant as required.
Check for cooling system leaks (TM 5-3805-248-10).
Shut down engine (TM 5-3805-248-10).
END OF WORK PACKAGE