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Broken coolant hose "metal hose"

Hi, i have a serious problem.....i was working on my car yesterday...i was goanna get the valve covers off and so i struggled a little bit with wires and everything......but i finally got the wires out of the way....just when i was about to suceed i broke a coolant hose "i broke the very tip of it....

i mean....half of it is still in the TBI i think.....and i dont know how to get it out ....if you need more details i will give them to you

please help....! i mean help!

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  • blueblink Jun 14, 2009

    no...i broke the part that has the end that has to be tighten.."cant explaint it real well....

    ok...think of this.....you have a pipe lets say...and you are going to hook it up to another pipe.....but...you happen to break it but half of the pipe stays in the hole.....this is what i mean.......

    it is in the very back of the engine......

  • the3car2004 May 11, 2010

    is there a clamp on the hose where it broke?

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The fitting is made of cast aluminium and will split easilt with a small chisel and hammer.use the chisel to "cut" the fitting in two places opposite of each other,then drive the seperate halves away from the threads.use care not to damage the threads on the intake.a small pair of needle nose pliers may needed to get any pieces of fitting that drop into the hole.

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