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I need to drain my radiator, can you tell me where the drian plug is?

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Hi TL,

It's easier to find if you're underneath the front end looking up. On the bottom of the radiator you'll see a small almost wingnut shaped protrusion. That is the drain plug.

Just turn it counter clockwise and the coolant will start draining.

Remember: Anti-Freeze is harmful if ingested by pets. Catch the coolant in a pan to dispose of properly.

Best regards
Mike

Posted on Sep 30, 2009

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