CHECK/FILL COOLING SYSTEM (M548A3) Continued
Hot radiator coolant can burn you. Use hand to remove cap only if cool to touch. Turn cap
slowly to release pressure. Replace cap by pressing down and turning cap until tight.
Adding coolant to an overheated engine could damage engine. Do not add coolant to an
overheated engine unless engine is running.
Local ground water may contain dirt or minerals that can damage the cooling system. Use
clean water, preferably distilled water for cooling system replacement water.
Remove coolant fill cap.
Check coolant level. Coolant should reach bottom of filler neck. Add coolant as needed. After adding coolant, start and
idle engine for 5 minutes and check coolant level again.
Install coolant fill cap.
END OF TASK