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radiator question

Discussion in 'Stock 1995 - 2001 Explorers' started by grerod, July 12, 2011.

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  1. grerod

    grerod New Member

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    Changed the radiator in a 96 explorer and now i have a leak at the transmission lines. I wanted to see if it was okay to use teflon tape on the connections.
     
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    Use the special oil/gas teflon tape. First I would loosen and recheck your connections. Did the threads on the radiator or tubes get damaged. They really shouldn't need teflon tape.
     
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    I checked them and they seem fine it is not a big leak but just enough to be a problem on the ground and the engine.
     

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