cat 3406e losing coolant

#2 07-02-2006, 02:11 AM Maniac. I have a 3406E engine that is building pressure in cooling system and blowing coolant out overflow changed radiator cap was better for a day now it is blowing coolant back out over flow also oil is a little milkey and over full about 1 gallon i have now pressurized the cooling system too 20psi and is has held pressure over night with no leaks or loss of coolant . This normally happens because of a failure in your engine, often related to your injectors and o-rings. Need to replace it. When the water temperature regulators (20) are open, they make a restriction in the inside bypass (10) and the coolant goes through radiator top hose (3) and into radiator top tank (2) or left side tank (2). f you own a newer piece of Cat® equipment, you probably haven’t given coolant much thought. The injector body is worn, warped, or damaged. If coolant is found in the oil, drain the oil. Free shipping. Learn more here! 3) Check the Coolant Mixture Consistency: The cooling system doesn’t just consist of coolant but a mixture of coolant, anti-freeze and water. Start of carbon buildup due to leak at injector seat, mage 7. Having to add about a gallon of antifreeze everyday and no leaks. Hey guys, I am working on an 87 Freightliner with a B model Cat in it. Only 1 left! When the only thing I need it was the o ring style cap. And for the life of me cannot find the trottle position sensor. bender , … 99% of the time it is the back cylinders that are blown in a Cat, the head restricts the coolant flow , and the coolant comes into the block at #4, and goes back to the water pump at the front. Ask Your Own Medium and Heavy Trucks Question. The ratio is very important to … All parts listed to fit these manufacturers models are replacement aftermarket parts. 65 4. We're working on a 2001 Newmar Mountain air 38 foot motor. I know the water pump should have a weep hole, but I still haven't found it. Cat Forums. The Fleece FPE-CLNTBYPS-CUMMINS-MAN Coolant Bypass Kit addresses the common issue of poor coolant flow to the back cylinders in your 2003-2007 Dodge Ram 5. I have steam coming through the blow by tube. And purchase the hole assembly. When this happens, the cylinder pressure and heat can now reach both the injector o-ring and the upper injector cup o-ring. If you notice this failure in your CAT C15 or 3406E, it's important that you get it taken care of right away, before it can cause even more problems in your diesel engine. The motor still seems to be running good. 20 seconds after reaching 106 °C (223 °F) the engine will shutdown. I cannot see any antifreeze or any leaks anywhere but I do have the steam coming through the blow by tube and losing coolant and can't figure out what's happening. BrentR718. Originally Posted November 13, 2014; Edited February 7, 2020. So, why does that happen? Table 3 also contains the minimum and maximum ranges for the parameter and the default trip points for each parameter. Cat Engine Expert. Follow the engine operations manual to the letter. Read our post to learn the symptoms that you need to, how the C15, C15 ACERT, and the 3406E differ, replace your C15 cylinder head components, Diesel Engine Product Spotlight: Case Skid Steer Common Rail Injectors and High-Pressure Pump, Diesel Engine Product Spotlight: Case/New Holland Fuel Injector, OEM vs. HHP Bosch Diesel Engine Supply Chain, Heavy Duty Diesel Engine Tech Tips & How To Help. I'm thinking either head gasket or cracked head. That’s because your machine came factory-filled with Cat Coolant that lasts for 6,000 hours — three times as long as conventional coolant — with no extender required. 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