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Re: Coolant circulation issue - is the water pump working?

I would suggest that you use a special marine antifreeze as opposed to regular shell antifreze of thats what you are using, which is not poisonous to the environement, animals and humans, especially since you already said you have a leak, which goes to your bildge and then gets pumped out. Although it is major diluted it isnt good to have the ethalyene glycol which is toxic put into the water. Also some of the antifreezes have rust inhibitors different from car antifreeze.

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