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Old 12-08-2012, 07:14 PM   #1
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Track Bikes: Beware the freeze

Track bikes without antifreeze beware of cold front coming in. I don't think its going to go below freezing but im not trying my luck with the weather. Get some antifreeze in there, save yourself some headaches. or just wheel it into your bedroom if its not in there yet.
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Old 12-09-2012, 10:45 AM   #2
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throw a cheap heated blanket over it. . .easier than changing coolant
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Old 12-09-2012, 03:55 PM   #3
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I used to hate this time of year... Now I have a garage... and never again.
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Old 12-09-2012, 06:40 PM   #4
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Looks like we may be ok tonight, but tomorrow/tomorrow night it'll start to dip to freezing in some areas.

The RX7 is in the garage with straight water, hopefully it'll be alright.
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Good point. I'm straight distilled water also
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Not too much trouble to loosen a lower hose and drain some water to allow room for anti freeze.
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Can you mix anti freeze and water wetter?
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Can you mix anti freeze and water wetter?
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consider a good quality antifreeze/coolant will also contain anti-corrosives
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As long as it's in a garage, you'll be fine.

, a moving blanket to take the windchill outside and you'd probably be fine down to 25* if it's just at night for a few hours.
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As long as it's in a garage, you'll be fine.

, a moving blanket to take the windchill outside and you'd probably be fine down to 25* if it's just at night for a few hours.
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