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Heater not working... dealership said I needed a heater core? said it was "clogged".... $1600 parts and labor.. any other suggestions?

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This helped on a different vehicle. I disconnected both heater hoses and connected my own hoses to heatercore. Flushed it,then poured in a 50/50 of water and CLR (like one tv). Left it for 15 min then flushed it again. The water and clr came out totally white with deposits. It did help.

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