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Old 11-14-2001, 09:41 PM
Rich126 Rich126 is offline
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Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: Queens, NYC
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If those hose clamps aren't overtightened to begin with, is there a chance that the radiator neck will still break on an original radiator? I've lost two radiators due to broken necks so far..

How tight should they be made? Just enough so it doesn't leak?
2003 S500 Black/Charcoal
1990 560SEL 61k Arctic White/Grey

1988 420SEL Black/Palomino Sold @ 85k
1987 420SEL Midnight Blue/Grey
1986 420SEL Diamond Blue/Grey
1983 380SEL Champagne/Palomino
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