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The Heater Hose Fitting broke on my 97 Pontiac Sunfire 2.4L. We can reach the tabs to depress them; however we are unable to remove it. Any suggestions?

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It is possible to break the plastic fitting off . It is not needed anyway because the end of the metal tube is flared so the hose will slip right on it and you can use the same clamp or new hose clamp. I have done this and it works. Use a small screw driver and just brake that plastic off above the white plastic.

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