Does the cooling system needs priming after flushing? Hyundai Tucson 2006 2.0 litters.


Asked by May 04, 2015 at 06:22 PM about the 2006 Hyundai Tucson GL 2WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Flushed cooling system and engine started to overheat. Does it need priming?

6 Answers


You have air in the system that's needs to be bled out

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Agree with CamroC,burp it.

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Is there a bleeding valve?

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No, bleed air by loosening the reservoir cap but DO NOT remove completely, may take several times, keep checking level, check for heat in the car, once you have heat it should be good, usually.

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i turn the heat on and keep filling to all the air is out

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Thank you guys. In the end it turned to gases from the engine through the head basket.

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