Draining Coolant

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Re: Draining Coolant

Post by Frenchy » Fri Jan 04, 2019 1:21 pm

Finally going to get around to doing the coolant change.The drain plug at the bottom of the radiator seems to have a plastic (handle?) bit tight,so does anyone know what size thread the plug is so that I can have a bolt handy if it breaks.

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Re: Draining Coolant

Post by Frenchy » Mon Jan 07, 2019 4:46 pm

Seems it's all plastic....I'm doomed.

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Re: Draining Coolant

Post by ROBBIE » Sat Jan 19, 2019 9:13 pm

Looks like bottom hose for the win
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Re: Draining Coolant

Post by Frenchy » Tue Jan 29, 2019 3:54 pm

It does,read some horror stories online of the problems getting it out if it breaks.Getting a slot head screwdriver red hot was one. :shock:

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Re: Draining Coolant

Post by ROBBIE » Wed Jan 30, 2019 10:01 pm

Frenchy wrote:
Tue Jan 29, 2019 3:54 pm
Getting a slot head screwdriver red hot was one. :shock:
That would sound like a rad out job, both hoses off :D
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Re: Draining Coolant

Post by Frenchy » Mon Feb 25, 2019 2:44 pm

Wise move I think....still haven't gotten around to it yet! ;)

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