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    can i do this myself r should i leave it in to get done !!!!!!!

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    dont wont 2 start sumfin i cant finish!!!

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    as its a 1.8 and theres loads or room it be easy as and its a rad so you cant go wrong......unless you leave the hoses off lol

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    lol cheers bangty !!!!

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    lol well i say she would its looks easy on my big tank so id say on a 1,8 and looking at one theres loads of room and only your air con rad there un like mine iv got 3 rads lol id say easy mate take you 2hour tops id say...............you know what your doing no??

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    You'll need to support the aircon rad. Its fitted to the engine rad and could snap the aircon pipes if it's weight isn't secured.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisBilly View Post
    You'll need to support the aircon rad. Its fitted to the engine rad and could snap the aircon pipes if it's weight isn't secured.
    so some string or cable ties then

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    will do, m8s a spaner monkey mite do it in his yard get sum free help lol!!!

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    thnx guys!!

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    Yeah string, cable ties and bungees, sure i've read of people using blocks of wood and/or a jack too.

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