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coolant hose to nowhere on w115

i was trying to find the coolant resorvoir when i followed the line from right underneath the radiator cap and found that it lead nowhere simply pointed down towards the ground underneath am i missing a piece or is it designed like that? and how do you check the coolant level on these cars? what kind should go in (74 240d engine 68 220d body)
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There's no coolant reservoir on these older cars. That line is a overflow vent. To check the coolant level, remove the radiator car but not when it's hot. You can get burned.

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