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Distilled water?? Engine ice? dex-cool? What works best?

I read that pure distilled water works the best?? Just wanted to see what other are using
 

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plane ol tap water for me... I would not use coolent on a nickaseled cylinder.... if you lose an o ring the coolent can cause the plating to peal.....
 

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Engine ice and big radiator works great for me.
 

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QUOTE (badassbanshee479 @ Mar 13 2009, 10:54 AM) index.php?act=findpost&pid=34408plane ol tap water for me... I would not use coolent on a nickaseled cylinder.... if you lose an o ring the coolent can cause the plating to peal.....
this is interesting. I have never heard that it would do that.

I run distilled water and Redline water wetter was well.
 

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distilled water and water wetter.



in winter or chance of freezing i run 50/50 distilled and green coolant.



my water temps on alky run after run after run back to back run in the 170 area.
 

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50/50 anti-freeze for me.. just a little 4 mill stock cylinder with stock radiator so far. been 3 1/2 years on the same build so far, still 218lbs of compression in both cylinders too.
 

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50/50 DI water with green dex cool. I do mine this way to keep the cold weather from damaging the motor.



I used to run water wetter in my drag car and it work nicely,droped about 7 degrees off the temp according to my logs on the laptop but it was only something I used during the hotter months.
 
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