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  1. #1

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    97 1100 STX flushing issue and question

    Runs cool in the bay no problem but on the hose the head gets too hot to touch. Have discussed this before and I am pretty sure I have an air lock issue with the hose connected preventing water flow thru the head. My question is, can I put a fitting in the actual cooling line from the pump and flush it that way (I realize I would have to add valving and the dangers of that) to make sure I get a good flush thru the entire cooling system? This ski's fate was due to oxidation buildup blocking the cooling passages and I want to prevent that from happening again. Thanks, Kevin


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    yes you can, there is another later thread that says that they did just that. worked great

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