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Old 03-06-2009, 11:16 PM   #1  
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alright guys here is my issue. i havnt had heat so i figured i had a leak. so after looking i saw my radiator was leaking. its actually cracked on the plastis part right above the oil cooler lines. so now i have oil and coolant everywhere. if i drain the oil and cooland and get a new radiator should i be ok?
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You will need to check your transmission fluid. That'* what goes threw the radiator. Be sure to flush it good. As long as you found the problem right away and didn't get much coolant in the trans your should be OK.
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