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Upper radiator hose collapsing

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Nov 17, 2021, 8:58 PM

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2007 Chrystler Pacifica
Replaced the thermostat and the cap
Then replaced upper radiator hose
Replaced radiator today
Now filled it let it run temperature never went up. Not even while driving it
Went about 3 miles and when I stopped. The car was steaming opened the hood and the radiator hose was collapsed and there was no antifreeze in. The resivor
Does anybody have any idea what the problome is ?

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Nov 18, 2021, 4:51 AM

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Sounds like you simply didn't get all the air out in the first place. Top it off again when it cools and then run it again and top it off again when it cools. Once all the air is out of the system it should be OK.


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