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My name is vinny and my question is should the coolant

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my name is ***** ***** my question is should the coolant overflow bottle have any liquid in it. I noticed the water temp was 201 when it usually is 190. its on a chevy hhr 2009.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: there isn't any liquid in the overflow bottle
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Gary replied 1 year ago.

the coolant overflow bottle should be filled to the cold line when cold

Expert:  Gary replied 1 year ago.

i would top it off and if it goes empty again a shop will have to do a coolant pressure test on the coolant system to find the coolant leak as it should never use coolant

Expert:  Gary replied 1 year ago.

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Expert:  Gary replied 1 year ago.

how are you making out ?

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