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Old 08-02-2010, 08:47 AM
oembimmerparts oembimmerparts is offline
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Once the pin/clip is released if the hose does not easily come off you will need to gently twist it back and forth while pulling. You are just breaking the o-ring seal from the hose to the lip of the radiator hose, Do not rock it back and forth but just twist it a bit and pull.

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