18.104.22.168. Radiator check
Check, whether the radiator got littered with dirt. If necessary clean a radiator how it is described below:
Do not bend and do not damage a radiator plate.
When cleaning radiator without removal from the car remove all adjacent parts: the cooling fan, a casing of a radiator and horns. In order to avoid hit of water wind a plait and sockets with a protective tape.
Water a radiator core from a reverse side from a hose vertically down.
Again water all surface of a core of a radiator (once in a minute).
Stop to water, if from a radiator dirty water does not flow down any more.
|Fig. 2.214. Radiator purge: 1–pump; 2–radiator cover
Blow a radiator core air from a reverse side vertically down (fig. 2.214)
Submit the compressed air with pressure below 113–142 êÐà (1,1–1,4 kg/cm2) and at distance more than 30 see.
Again blow air all surface of a core of a radiator (once in a minute), water will not cease to flow down yet.