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Offline bayliss

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« on: February 19, 2013, 01:54:10 AM »
Hello all,  this is my first time on this forum and it won't be the last lol.i have a 1996 galaxy mk1 2.0l petrol.the problem is the top hose for the radiator is leaking .how do i get it it .your help would be appreciated

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Re: radiator
« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2013, 07:37:45 PM »
Hello Bayliss welcome to the forum.
Am not familiar with the 2 litre petrol but am guessing your having problems removing the spring type hose clips?
There is a special tool available for this which makes the job easier or you could improvise with a pair of swan neck pliers.
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Re: radiator
« Reply #2 on: February 19, 2013, 07:53:16 PM »
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you might also like to try some mole grips if there's enough space,coz there a  [CRY] to do.
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Re: radiator
« Reply #3 on: February 19, 2013, 07:56:08 PM »
I would suggest replacing it with a jubilee clip once its off!!
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Re: radiator
« Reply #4 on: February 19, 2013, 08:37:29 PM »
Ok thanks,I'll let you know how i get on
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