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05 RLXI Heat exchanger maintenance


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Hi all, 

 

Ive got a 2005 Response with a 383 hammerhead closed cooled.

can anybody point me in the right direction as to any maintenance I need to do to the heat exchanger other then change coolant?

Does the raw water tank need to be flushed out for buildup?

Thanks 

 

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You might consider pulling an endcap and verifying that you don't have any blocked flues.  If you do, a dowel or plastic rod will push the crud out (after you remove the other endcap).  Also remove and inspect any zinc anodes in the exchanger.

Yes, flush the overflow tank.  I would also flush the entire system before refilling the coolant.

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