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Old 01-18-2018, 01:38 PM
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Does anyone know why the RF60 owners manual says not to run engine when flushing engine with a garden hose because it will damage the engine? It seems logical to run the engine while flushing with fresh water.
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welcome to the forum one thing i learned was that the cold water closes the thermostat and does not allow water through the system causing the lower block to over heat.
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