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1991 300 SE W126 Radiator light problems

Hi all... my old mercs radiator light keeps coming on intermitantly... its curios as some times it uses water and sometmes it doesnt, when i topped up with water the light used to go out... now it stay on permantley... any suggestions?
ps the oil is clean so not going into engine... sometimes shows we patch on sump cover

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You are referring to the 'coolant level indicator'. Did you consider that the sender might be faulty..?
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i dont know what a sender is im a thicko plasterer
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LOL.. Well, it's the coolant level switch. Sometimes called a sensor or sender.

Should be on/near the coolant expansion tank.
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