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water coolant level

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hello alls

i'm a new owner of an esprit v8 gt and i read all lot of good things here.

but a have a question .

i'm looking at the level of my coolant water,and io find another tank in the right wheel arch.

wath is for?

where must i put the water and at wich level please.

help me please,i don't have the owner manual so i don't know

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Eric, the right wheel well tank is an overflow tank. As the water expands and when the system becomes pressurized above the radiator cap rating, it will overflow into that tank. When the engine coolant cools it will pull a vacuum and flow back into system. I have found that

the overflow tank needs to be filled about half full but don't be surprised if the level ends up being about 1" from the bottom after

a few days. The manual states "the level in the expansion tank will seek it's own level and need not be of concern". The important

thing is to check the main coolant tank regularly.

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