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My Kubota riding mower overheated and boiled over into the

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My Kubota riding mower overheated and boiled over into the plastic resurvoir. What do I do to get it back on line?
JA: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?
Customer: GR2120-54 S/N 14419 K1270 40001
JA: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes, myself. Haven't done anything yet. Do I refill the radiator if low? Do I fill it with antifreeze or a mix? Does ANY fluid go in the plastic reservoir?
JA: Anything else you want the agriculture mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 month ago.

Hi,let's see if we can work together to get to the root of your problem! will try my best to help!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 month ago.

When cool, fill the radiator to the top, and then fill plastic reservoir about 1/2 way, if it does not have a mark on it for full. Fill needs to be the 50/50 antifreeze mixture.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 month ago.

The tube from radiator to the reservoir needs to be vacuum tight, so when engine cools, it sucks the fluid from reservoir and keeps system full.