How to Disconnect a Radiator?

Answer Signs of a malfunctioning radiator can include a hissing sound from the engine compartment and a cloud of steam rising from your vehicle's hood. If your radiator needs replacement, or you need to r... Read More »

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How to Disconnect Oil Lines From a Radiator?

Many high-performance and sport vehicles, such as Jeeps, use an oil-cooling system to keep the engine oil temperature at the optimal level. These cooling systems work by circulating the car's oil t... Read More »

How to Disconnect Electrical Connections to a Radiator Fan?

Radiator repairs sometimes entail removing the radiator. In such cases it's often easier to unhook the electrical wiring to the fan and leave it attached to the radiator. The two can be separated a... Read More »

Why Does the Water in a Car Radiator Often Boil Explosively When the Radiator Cap Is Removed?

A careful guideline about checking coolant on automobiles is to never remove the radiator cap when it is hot due to its explosive nature. Caution should be used as antifreeze coolant is also a dang... Read More »

Do radiator covers reduce a radiator's efficiency?

A radiator cover increases a radiator's efficiency by guiding both radiated heat and the flow of warm air. A well-designed cover prevents zones of trapped warm air near the ceiling and promotes air... Read More »