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#1 (permalink) Old 10-22-2007, 04:01 PM
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Question radiator removal ???

i have removed my radiator before and had the same problem with the clips that hold it in on the front, and i know you know which ones im talking about well i cant get them out again. is there an easier way to remove them because it looks like im going to break them off? help me please i gotta get this thing out to put in a new one....



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just put a big flathead screwdriver in there and push down/pull forward at the same time. it should pop open. if you break them, there like $10 at the dealership.

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Yeah the screwdriver was what worked best for me, too.

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+1 on the screwdriver, I replaced mine as they came in the kit I bought.



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