I am asking all of this on my Mom's behalf. Her radiator is cracked and right now, she has a sealant on it which the mechanic said is a risk. How can my Mom keep the radiator from overheating? Regarding repairing/replacing the radiator,what are her options/prices? He also mentioned something about the oil pan and that running another 600.00 Any advice/info you could offer would be very much appreciated. Thanks Very Much
Radiator on 2000 Saturn LS
by Red Porsche in Beaverton, OR on October 20, 2012
1 answer 1 comment
ANSWER by ebans777 on October 20, 2012
it's better to replace, i would get another opinion, call your local repair shop around town.
COMMENT by Red Porsche on October 22, 2012
Your answer is vague and pathetic. I asked questions that any technician should be able to answer. This is a joke, right?!
...HOP FOR A SAFETY INSPECTION WHICH PASSED BUT THEY RECOMMENDED THE BRAKE FLUID FLUSHING AND THE RADIATOR HOSE REPLACEMENT AS HOSE WAS GETTING SOFT. I PASSED THE INSPECTION WITHOUT DOING THE HOSE REP...