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ricebike
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Message Posted: Jul 3, 2012 12:21:35 AM

when it was early spring, maybe once a week!

since it's warmer now, i would dilute that blue fluid to 1/3 and the rest water...

so i can stretch that one gallon of fluid to 3 gallons of that 1:3 ratio of blue water: regular water to last the next 2 months :P
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RAD3
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2015 10:11:56 AM

I usually top it off every few weeks during the winter time.
ricebike
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2015 9:47:25 AM

topped it off this weekend... tons of road salt in my area
Gxpress
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Message Posted: Feb 18, 2015 9:46:11 PM

oil change
MeTaBall
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Message Posted: Feb 18, 2015 5:48:42 PM

As needed.
2Tall
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Message Posted: Feb 13, 2015 7:08:39 PM

as needed
dassfg
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Message Posted: Feb 8, 2015 8:08:47 AM

When neeses
puddy
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Message Posted: Feb 8, 2015 7:21:35 AM

when it is low on fluid
twt
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Message Posted: Feb 8, 2015 7:09:46 AM

Whenever it gets low.
RockStar187
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Message Posted: Feb 8, 2015 7:00:35 AM

I refill my windshield washer fluid every time the Warning light comes on. It takes a full jug each time.
psm80134
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Message Posted: Feb 8, 2015 6:39:52 AM

When it gets empty. There's no regular interval.
Kasino888
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2015 6:49:38 PM

when needed
Fish2tail
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2015 6:45:25 PM

When needed.
2Tall
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Message Posted: Feb 2, 2015 10:47:40 AM

as needed.
ricebike
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2015 12:51:52 PM

had to top it off after the blizzard... down to 5 gallons in the garage
puddy
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Message Posted: Jan 15, 2015 8:58:17 AM

when it runs out
ricebike
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Message Posted: Jan 15, 2015 8:41:53 AM

mild winter... it's been awhile now
mybigtruck
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Message Posted: Jan 8, 2015 11:15:49 AM

when my wiper spray stops squirting out juice
Vin63
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Message Posted: Jan 8, 2015 9:49:33 AM

Whenever the low fluid alert comes on.
ricebike
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Message Posted: Jan 8, 2015 9:35:59 AM

as a commercial driver, i don't wait till the light goes on... plus have an extra gallon on standby
contiki
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Message Posted: Jan 7, 2015 10:19:23 AM

When my light comes on showing me I am low in washer fluid....
gvan
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Message Posted: Jan 7, 2015 10:16:45 AM

I top it off about once a month when I check the oil level.
BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Jan 6, 2015 9:54:08 PM

These days, about weekly
ricebike
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2015 5:52:41 PM

Went through a 6 pack already since September... For 2 vehicles.
Nuzan
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Message Posted: Dec 27, 2014 2:09:12 PM

Depends on usage. Usually every 3 or 4 months.
55Russ
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Message Posted: Dec 23, 2014 4:39:38 PM

When needed
Mikeyy1960
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Message Posted: Dec 23, 2014 3:54:33 PM

when it runs out
contiki
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Message Posted: Dec 23, 2014 10:25:22 AM

Only when the light appears....on both vehicles.....great feature to have..
Bushmaster
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Message Posted: Dec 23, 2014 10:21:20 AM

When it gets low, maybe once a month.
dakine
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Message Posted: Dec 23, 2014 9:12:25 AM

I can't recall the last time I refilled it.
loranda
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Message Posted: Dec 23, 2014 8:33:52 AM

Whenever I have the hood up.
eB40
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 1:52:10 PM

As needed
2Tall
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Message Posted: Jun 9, 2014 10:42:47 AM

As needed
contiki
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Message Posted: Jun 5, 2014 6:36:33 AM

When ever the light comes on......
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Message Posted: Jun 2, 2014 10:23:04 PM

As needed.
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Message Posted: May 29, 2014 12:24:17 AM

As needed
55Russ
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Message Posted: May 29, 2014 12:11:56 AM

When I check under the hood
Baron62nd
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Message Posted: May 28, 2014 6:45:49 PM

When it needs it
MeTaBall
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Message Posted: May 28, 2014 5:30:02 PM

As Needed.
Bushmaster
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Message Posted: May 24, 2014 6:29:07 PM

check it once a week when checking everything else, fill it when needed
Nuzan
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Message Posted: May 24, 2014 6:22:54 PM

When I think of it.
carinthuist
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Message Posted: May 24, 2014 6:13:34 PM

running low as needed
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Message Posted: May 24, 2014 4:39:41 PM

when it runs out
eB40
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Message Posted: May 24, 2014 4:32:39 PM

Top off w/oil change.
Somis1
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Message Posted: May 18, 2014 10:02:25 AM

When it runs dry or if I think about it.
PaylessKY
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Message Posted: May 18, 2014 9:53:43 AM

It get topped off when the oil is changed.
randy3116
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Message Posted: May 18, 2014 7:29:03 AM

every 5000 miles
MertieMan
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Message Posted: May 18, 2014 7:28:51 AM

Every oil change or when it needs it.
ricebike
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Message Posted: May 18, 2014 7:26:34 AM

well, the local dollar store sells blue water now for the summer months... i may just dilute it to 1/2 :P
Vin63
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Message Posted: May 16, 2014 10:38:20 AM

When the fill light comes on.
Rob655321
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Message Posted: May 16, 2014 9:06:41 AM

I probably use almost a gallon a month, in the summer I just use plain water.
lyanMI
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Message Posted: May 16, 2014 9:05:30 AM

With oil change
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