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 |  Jul 02 2013, 11:31 AM

5. Radiator – Hoses

Check-Radiator-Hoses-IntroThe radiator is an important place to start under the hood. If the coolant is low, or rusty looking, then it might hint at some neglect from its previous owner. Mechanics will also check the radiator fins to ensure they’re not flimsy and crumbly. Water hoses are also inspected closely to see whether they need to be replaced.

  • MissN Lahi

    very helpful, thx!