Close
Car Questions
RepairPal is your advocate for car care advice and guidance

How long does it take to replace a radiator?

(2001 Mazda Protege)
in Rowlett, TX on November 21, 2010
The radiator is leaking along the plastic top. The hoses are not leaking. I would like to change the radiator myself.It appears to not be too difficult to replace. Is it?
Displaying 1 answers & 1 comments
Popular Answer
on November 21, 2010
it is an easy job. pays 2 hours in a shop but allow double the time. make sure you change the thermostat and put in new fluid.

Roy
on November 21, 2010
Thanks, A couple of parts sites say it ia a very difficult job but it didn't appear , on the surface, to me to be too difficult. I will change the stat and fluid and hoses too.

Thanks again
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 2,000 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more

Similar Questions

View answers to similar questions from RepairPal's community of auto experts and enthusiasts.
What’s a fair price to replace my struts? Also a wheel alignment.
Didn't find what you were looking for?