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sqhertz
08-03-2007, 08:56 PM
:mad:
ok , so my upper radiator hose (i think thats what it is) decided to throw itself into the side of a pully and got sliced as i was leaving work today.
i circled the spot in paint where it got hit. right above the 'caution'.
http://i95.photobucket.com/albums/l153/sqhertz/Blazer/IMG_0259-1.jpg

so i have antifreeze all over my engine compartment.
my question is, how would i go about replacing the hose? unclamp the current and slap a new one on? or do i have to drain the radiator so **** doesnt spray everywhere.


lucily i have tomorrow off so i can get it done..

jdawg
08-03-2007, 09:00 PM
no **** will spray, put a pan underneath your truck, take the old one off, some may come out, then just put the new one on, cake

Zakerid
08-03-2007, 09:03 PM
if you haven't changed our af/coolant check to see if it is due to be changed and kill two birds with one stone

sqhertz
08-03-2007, 09:35 PM
excellent. :).
well the coolant still looks good. i just didnt want **** to end up all over everything.

thanks for the replies.

sqhertz
08-03-2007, 09:40 PM
that is the upper radiator hose though , right....?

btlking
08-03-2007, 09:48 PM
looks that way