Q: Lower radiator hose needs replacement

asked by on October 30, 2016

Lower radiator hose needs replacement.

My car has 200000 miles.

Hello. If the lower radiator hose needs to be replaced, I would take care of it as soon as possible, as a bad radiator hose may render the vehicle undrivable if it is leaking coolant. If left unattended, a coolant leak at the hose may lead to overheating, which can cause serious engine damage. For a quick quote on the cost of repair, you can enter your vehicle’s information on our booking page to receive an estimate and schedule an appointment for this service if needed

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