Another leaky coolant thread...

4 replies to this topic
  • dankman

Posted June 03, 2009 - 12:32 PM


but its not the weep hole on the water pump cover...

looks like it is coming from the tube that connects the upper left side radiator hose to the head...looking at the parts diagram, it looks as if there's an oring there, and that may have gone bad...

my question is, anything else that can be causing the leak?

  • grayracer513

Posted June 03, 2009 - 02:22 PM


Bad seal, or rust-through on the steel tube.

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  • jayfox911

Posted June 04, 2009 - 11:47 AM


I had the o ring go bad on the y pipe going to the water pump area.

so yeah replace the $2 oring and you should be good. i waited to long and it started to drain out after about 2 rides of weeping. the oring split in to two under the pressure.

  • dankman

Posted June 04, 2009 - 02:18 PM

#4 the oring yesterday and going in today...hopefully that's all it is...

  • dankman

Posted June 04, 2009 - 08:34 PM


oring replaced and all is good...thanks.

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