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Old 10-20-2010, 09:20 PM
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Unhappy When radiator goes bad!!!

So ever since I bought my truck there was an abnormal water leak on the radiator, the funny thing is that I could never figure out where in the heck it was coming from... Well 3 weeks ago I discovered a small crack... That crack grew and grew, till I was loosing a lot on coolant, and decided to change the radiator...

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Old 10-20-2010, 09:31 PM
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So does Gloria like the new one??
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Old 10-20-2010, 09:36 PM
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Old 10-20-2010, 09:38 PM
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Well if she is happy then you are happy!!
Was the install very hard?
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Nice job man! I'm sure Gloria feels much better now, must have been one heck of a leak!

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I had to replace my radiator about a month ago. My leak was at the bottom though. It was pretty friendly to replace. I didn't care for the coolant shower I got when disconnecting the lower hose. lol
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Nothing uncommon for a plastic radiator . Looked like a easy fix .
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Well if she is happy then you are happy!!
Was the install very hard?
It was super easy taking it out, had some difficulties getting the new back in place, but overall it wasn't hard

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Nice job man! I'm sure Gloria feels much better now, must have been one heck of a leak!

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That sucks! Nice job getting her put back together!
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I had to replace my radiator about a month ago. My leak was at the bottom though. It was pretty friendly to replace. I didn't care for the coolant shower I got when disconnecting the lower hose. lol
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