Q: Radiator hose from cap to coolant reservoir broke off just below cap on radiator. Can repairs bbeen done without changing radiator? 2010 Nissan Armada

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Hose broke off right under cap from radiator going to coolant resvoir. Can that be replaced without replacing the whole radiator?

Hello - although this cooling system hose looks much like an octopus, it can be changed without removing the radiator. It does require small hands and a bit of "technique". For assistance, I would recommend a radiator hose service by a mobile, professional mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, who will come to your location, diagnose this problem, give you an accurate assessment of damage and cost estimate for repairs.

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