rad lowering kit question

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  • PAdaytonaman

Posted February 14, 2009 - 06:43 AM


Does anyone have a picture of the radiator hose coming out of the water pump, post lowering kit install. I also put on the boyesen water pump. I am concerned that the short hose is at a sharp angle after lowering the radiators. I have gotten the hose smooth, but its not a gentle curve.

Gray, if you read this, what other options do you have here.


  • grayracer513

Posted February 14, 2009 - 09:03 AM


I've never dealt with lowering the radiators. The tube exiting the pump is steel, however, which would leave the fabrication of a modified tube wide open.

  • NortonMoto

Posted February 14, 2009 - 10:33 AM


I just installed a boyesen water pump & DR.D lowering kit and had same concern with very sharp angle, Cut 1/4 inch of hose and it will be A tight fit. If you want to see A picture of mine email me.

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  • PAdaytonaman

Posted February 14, 2009 - 12:09 PM


any cooling issues yet?

It looks goofy, but I guess it'll be OK

  • honda597

Posted February 15, 2009 - 10:43 PM


Posted Image

Not sure if this helps. I had to trim the hose that gopes onto the pump by 1/2 an inch.

  • PAdaytonaman

Posted February 16, 2009 - 05:43 AM


thanks for the pic,

similar to mine. Thanks again

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