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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I have a kohler 5e marine generator and want to know how to

Customer Question

JA: Hi. How can we be of help?
Customer: I have a kohler 5e marine generator and want to know how to remove an air lock in the cooling sustem
JA: What's the make and model of the generator? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: Kohler 5e 2000
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: we change the thermostat but know I have to pull out the air but I don't know how
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 9 months ago.

Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! I don't know it all, but maybe together we can get you a satisfactory answer!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 9 months ago.

Remove the upper radiator hose, on the thermostat housing, and fill , to see if the coolant is coming through the thermostat . If it is, there is no air, and all you need to do is reinstall the hose. Or loosen the bolts on the thermostat hosing until you have coolant, then retighten the housing.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 9 months ago.

see question is still open, did you get system bled?