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Old 26-03-2016, 19:24   #31
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Re: Engine "steamy" type noise and consuming coolant

Do you have a water heater that receives engine coolant to heat the water in the tank. Is so,perhaps a hose leading to the hot water tank is leaking into the bilge.
I have seen that before.

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