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Hi, what is recommended for mixing with coolant, tap, distilled or deionized.
My manual says only to mix with tap water but our water is very hard.

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Good plan Nigel, best idea for sure.
 

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Premix is convenient, but if you want a higher water content for better heat transfer (from what I've read) use distilled.

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Never use tap water, Has minerals in it that react with the aluminium and create 'deposits' in the cooling system. Not ideal
 

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Discussion Starter · #7 · (Edited)
Yeah I already brought coolant concentrate and a few bottles of deionized water, but reading through the manual it states use only tap water... but I opted for the deionized.
Read a lot of posts about deionized water reacting with the metals in the coolant system....
I'll use pre mix next time, Got to be easier.
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