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2001 Toyota Sequoia Question: How to fix automatic transmission fluid leak at radiator?

 

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jschwab, 4.7L V8, Birmingham, AL, May 09, 2013, 13:31
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Mechanic says source of the leak is the fittings attaching the transmission fluid tubes to the radiator and says the radiator has to be replaced. Why can't thye just repair the fittings?

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  • Answer #1

    May 09, 2013, 17:38
     Journeyman

    its like putting a bandied on a broken legg I would put a new one in.

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  • Answer #2

    May 10, 2013, 03:30
     Technician

    You can temporarily fix a radiator leak with a ""cold weld"" epoxy such as J-B Weld.
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