Posts tagged EWP

8mm Non-return valve on overflow pipe

Air lock in home made EWP system

In August I added a post about making your own EWP (electric water pump) system (in this case installed in our diesel PT Cruiser). At the end of it I added a little note about the car still overheating once or twice and it being due to a faulty fuse, well I was wrong, it was a very specific form of [...]
The finished article. Just remove the length of bolt to bleed the system.

Add a bleed point to your car radiator

In my last post I mentioned (several times) a bespoke bleed point on my car and that I was forced to install one after I broke the old one, well here (in pictures) is how I built it. (more…)
The completed system

Build your own electric water cooling pump system

There is a minor addition to this post, it can be found here. For most of the last year we have been unable to drive our car (a diesel PT Cruiser) for any length of time above 50mph, it took me until last Christmas to work out this was because the water pump (mechanical) wasn’t working (in my [...]
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