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1999 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Question: should there be any liquid in the plastic coolant bottle?

 

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clarekim, Roseburg, OR, March 23, 2014, 19:28
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When I was checking the oil in my 1999 suburban I noticed that there was no liquid in the plastic coolant bottle.

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    G. T. Service Center (4142 Answers) , Stephenville, TX - (254) 638-3236
    ProfessorG March 23, 2014, 20:43
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    There should be, unless it had leaked or has been drawn into the radiator as it should if the cooling system is low. Fill it back to the fill line.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13269 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper March 24, 2014, 06:14
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    have cooling system pressure test to determine source of leak. could also be cracked plastic bottle or radiator cap issue

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