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Old 03-05-2017, 08:21 PM   #1
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I want to replace and repair a coolant tube shown in the photo circled in yellow. Can these tubes be loosened by heating them up? If so, what kind of sealer is used to reseal them?

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Yould could probably get away with just running some rtv around where it's leaking and letting it cure for a day.
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I really want to replace this, and should not have used the word "repair". I was trying to think of a short way to learn from anyone who has removed and replace these tubes. This tube is in the way and I want to remove it and may be even cap it, or possibly bend it out of the way for a turbo set up I am doing.

I have heard they are pressed and sealed, but with heat they can sometimes be loosened and removed and replaced. But that is 2nd hand info and I was hoping to hear from someone with 1st hand experience.

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