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Question about coolant level

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Not a Volvo, but just for my peace of mind. My dad's (he's away at the moment) new Hyundai has the coolant level below min. I've called the service and got this answer: 'It's normal since the car hasn't been driven for months, the coolant level goes down."

Is that true?

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Nope.
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Could have burped some air from non-use but I would top it off and watch it.
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abscate wrote:Could have burped some air from non-use but I would top it off and watch it.
The coolant was factory, the car has some 3000 miles on it. Could it be recently burping air?

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Yeah, don't overthink it. Top off and monitor. If you don't see leaks, its probably fine.
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