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You're likely not installing correctly. Old fitting is removed from Pump first ....



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Old 08-24-2017, 08:27 AM
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You're likely not installing correctly. Old fitting is removed from
Pump first .

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Old 08-24-2017, 11:43 AM
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Been there done that! Pushed the plunger down and installed the fitting, it was getting the line on that's a tight fit with my huge ass hands !
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Old 08-27-2017, 07:21 PM
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Well yesterday (Saturday) I finally got my pump fitting, and for the life of me I could not get the line on, finally I pulled the clamp off the top radiator hose from the radiator side, I had the wife hold it clamped up toward toward the motor, and it made it much easier to install the line, but then I kept having a leak off the small fitting on the fan side, but the line that goes to the rack, I added pipe sealant, and it still leaked, so I reinstalled my stock line and it quit , refilled it, turned the wheels back and forth and topped it off and all good to go, now I just need to know what an fitting that is and I will order a new one and get the other line installed down the road ,but for now it's good !
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Any possibility that you put too much fluid in the bottle? If you overfilled your reservoir, it will leak out of cap or anywhere it can relieve pressure.
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Old 08-28-2017, 08:40 AM
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It was leaking in between the fitting and line , I added probably another quart the bottle was still empty
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Glad Iron A could help.
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