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BROKEN 2 INCH HOSE/TUBE

1997 Volvo 850

Engine Mechanical problem
1997 Volvo 850 Front Wheel Drive Automatic 130K miles

What is the 2 inch metal-like tube that goes from the back of the engine block (traverse) to the front of the engine compartment? The tube appears to Y into a block plastic box and into the radiator. What is this called and what does it do?
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Mgenet
June 27, 2009.



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