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PLACES LIKE AUTOZONE HAVE LOANER TOOLS. YOU NEED A RADIATOR PRESSURE SYSTEM TESTER. THIS WILL ALLOW YOU TO PUT THE COOLING SYSTEM UNDER PRESSURE TO CHECK FOR LEAKS. IF YOU WANT TO SEE IF IT IS PLUGGED USE A LASER TEMP GUN AND CHECK FOR A 20-30 DEGREE CHANGE FROM TOP TO BOTTOM

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Theres a tool you buy ,it has a cap with a hose and gauge attached,you can use it to check the whole cooling system or if you take the radiator hoses off and plug the open ends of the radiator you can check just the radiator by it's self.but leaving it all hooked together is best,it will be full of coolant and easier to spot the leak

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