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Old 03-08-2012, 10:37 PM   #1
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Evan coolant

Has anyone ever used EVAN COOLANT in their 400ISL?? If so what is your opinion?


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Old 03-09-2012, 02:43 PM   #2
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Is this stuff new? I had not heard of waterless coolant. They are proud of it @ $47.95 a gallon!

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Old 03-09-2012, 04:32 PM   #3
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Doesn't tempt me. 12 gallons @ $47.95 I don't think so.
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Old 03-09-2012, 04:41 PM   #4
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Here is a list of Cummins approved coolants and the spec # any other needs to match:
Fleet Charge by Old World
Detroit Diesel Power Cool
Fleetguard Fleetcool
Fleetguard ES Compleat EG
Fleetguard Fleetcool EX
Shell Diesel Ready

Needs to be ASTM D6210

NOT contain sodium 2-ethyl hexonate
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Old 03-09-2012, 06:13 PM   #5
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I've used Evans in various vehicles over the years. Mostly those that really tax the cooling systems.

First thing I ever used it in was a Honda Goldwing. Made a significant improvement in stop and go traffic. Fans rarely kicked on after the changeover. When I bought a Valkyrie I switched it out as well.

I currently run it in my little autocross racer. Running a turbo 4 cyl at high boost at engine redline and then shutting down was causing some serious heat related issues. After switching the engine rarely goes over 200 degrees.

The cost is high, but it is a lifetime coolant and you can run hotter (more power) without detonation. I personally have not run it with a diesel but would consider it for one I intended to keep a long time.
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Many thanks to all...I think I will stick to the old and true method!!

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