HI- WHAT IS THE HOSE CALLED THAT SCREWS VIA FITTINGS ON A STEEL TUBE INTO THE BOTTOM OF THE RADIATOR CALLED?

  • Tiny
  • riebed
  • 2001 Hyundai Elantra
  • 197,000 miles

Mine is leaking very badly-looks like an A/C pre fitted hose

Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 AT 8:50 PM

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  • Tiny
  • ASEMaster6371
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Sounds like a trans cooler line. It is cooling the trans fluid via the radiator.

Roy

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Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 AT 8:54 PM
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  • riebed
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Hi one more follow-up-is this and expensive repair 200$-400$-or less than that

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Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 AT 9:14 PM
  • Tiny
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I think it will fall into your thought. The hoses are about 40-50 each and labor varies on shops and labor rates shop around for the best price

Roy

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Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 AT 9:24 PM
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  • riebed
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Hi-

Thanks

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Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 AT 9:35 PM
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Good luck

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Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 AT 9:50 PM

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