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post #1 of 9 Old November 18th, 2011, 03:22 PM Thread Starter
 
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Check your coolant hoses

Pulled my skids today as the machine is going to the dealer monday for a rattle in front diff. and I like to send things to the shop clean.

Noticed puddle of coolant under machine (rode yesterday) and found coolant hose behind RR tire almost off. 5/16 hoseclamp barely finger tight. The other kind of hoseclamp they use all seemed to be OK

This machine has 1600 miles on it.

Didn't loose much, but it could have been a disaster.

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post #2 of 9 Old November 18th, 2011, 03:57 PM
 
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Re: Check your coolant hoses

Might be something of everyone to check. I noticed a while back that the coolant was low in my 2010 RZR. After looking over the machine we found the same clamp loose as you did on yours.
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post #3 of 9 Old November 18th, 2011, 04:06 PM
 
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Re: Check your coolant hoses

Had a few loose on my '11 with less than 2 hours on it

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post #4 of 9 Old November 18th, 2011, 04:12 PM
 
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Re: Check your coolant hoses

My wifes 09 just started leaking there and so did my buddies 2010

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Re: Check your coolant hoses

I cut that hose while riding and when I went to fix it the clamp was not tight at all.

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Re: Check your coolant hoses

Mines tight, play around back there lots cleaning it.
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Re: Check your coolant hoses

When you access this clamp, learn how to safety wire it so it cannot possible work loose again.

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Re: Check your coolant hoses

Found same loose clamp a couple days ago, it had leaked a little

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Re: Check your coolant hoses

Mine had the same thing. Hose clamp and hose went bad. That t junction they have right behind the radiator on passenger side.
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