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Old March 16th, 2009, 06:53 PM   #27
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Originally Posted by mikesova View Post
ok fine. I was expecting that if it was just a normal crack, it would be more of a problem when it is hotter, because the coolant is under more pressure and would want to leak out more. It makes sense I suppose that the radiator is expanding and sealing it. I just wanted to make sure there wasn't some other factor playing a part in this. I'm not refusing to buy a new radiator, I just wanted to be sure that this was the only problem.

with a crack, the system is then vented, so no quit leaking because the level dropped below the leak...if it were expanding from higher temps, the crack would open more, not seal (generaly)
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