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Heat/Water Valve Leaking

Discussion in '4 Cylinder' started by PeterNM, Aug 3, 2011.

  1. Aug 3, 2011 at 2:04 PM
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    PeterNM

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  2. Aug 3, 2011 at 2:07 PM
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    HondaGM

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    i would just cut it off,and replace it with a regular clamp
     
  3. Aug 3, 2011 at 4:49 PM
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    PeterNM

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    Yeah....but is it there for a reason?????
     
  4. Aug 3, 2011 at 4:53 PM
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    scocar

    scocar being weird again....still

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    DON'T PULL THE PIN! It will explode!

    j/k. No. replace with a regular hose clamp.

    Are you replacing the hoses, too?
     
  5. Aug 3, 2011 at 5:05 PM
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    maineah

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    It will untwist but like every ones says replace it with a gear clamp.
     
  6. Aug 4, 2011 at 7:31 AM
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    PeterNM

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    The hoses are in great shape....and i'll replace the old clamp with a regular, new one....thanks.
     
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