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 Post subject: What flows through this?
Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 8:31 pm 
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Black rubber pipe that runs into the engine just in front of the steering wheel. Its leading a green fluid, which is causing excessive amounts if smoke. I'll get the pipe number shortly

 

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 Post subject: Re: What flows through this?
Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 8:33 pm 
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a pic might help!

 

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 Post subject: Re: What flows through this?
Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 8:33 pm 
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im guessing coolent. that shouldnt blow smoke thought

 

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 Post subject: Re: What flows through this?
Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 8:34 pm 
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Heater pipe? Clearly its coolant

 

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 Post subject: Re: What flows through this?
Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 8:37 pm 
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sounds like leaking coolant onto the exhaust
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 Post subject: Re: What flows through this?
Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 8:39 pm 
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TheKrazeD wrote:
Black rubber pipe that runs into the engine just in front of the steering wheel. Its leading a green fluid, which is causing excessive amounts if smoke. I'll get the pipe number shortly


you mean in front of the power steering pump? Most likely coolant pipe of some sort...as mentioned by SWC...most likely coolant.

 

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 Post subject: Re: What flows through this?
Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 9:03 pm 
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its a heater hose?? im assuming its a ba your talking about???
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 Post subject: Re: What flows through this?
Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 9:07 pm 
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I'll quickly run down and a take a pic of the pipe.

 

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 Post subject: Re: What flows through this?
Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 9:19 pm 
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And it looked like smoke, but realised later that it was just excessive amounts of steam from the fluids evaporating.

 

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 Post subject: Re: What flows through this?
Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 9:25 pm 
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How do I add pics from my PC lol

 

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 Post subject: Re: What flows through this?
Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 9:30 pm 
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when you post, under the text box click on "add attachment" scroll down a touch, browse and select the file, then click add the file...
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 Post subject: Re: What flows through this?
Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 9:32 pm 
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Picture of pipe.

 

 

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 Post subject: Re: What flows through this?
Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 9:35 pm 
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its a heater hose... its coolant that runs through it...
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 Post subject: Re: What flows through this?
Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 9:38 pm 
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How much will it cost to get it replaced? This couldn't have happened at a better time... supposed to be getting my redback extractors and hi-flow cat in tomorrow ):

 

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 Post subject: Re: What flows through this?
Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2011 9:53 pm 
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Do it yaself, wouldnt be more tha. 15 bucks?

 

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