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    Hi there!!

    I have got a 2.2 elite with a leak!! As fast as im puttin the water in its comin out!!
    I can see where the leak is comin from now and the best way to describe it is.. a pipe that comes down from where you put the water in and round the front of the engine. Sorry peeps not a great description but thats why i'm a taxi driver and not a mechanic!!! Any advice, part numbers or where i could get a cheaper replacement from would be great...

    Cheers, Dean

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    Vehicle : Vectra Estate

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    Engine : 3.2 V6

    Year : 04

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    Sounds like you have a leaking radiator hose. Looks like a VX dealer will be the only place to get one from.

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    wouldnt that be a rubber hose tho? The one that is leakin is steel?

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    A pic of the pipe may help .........................

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    Quote Originally Posted by bcfc1875 View Post
    wouldnt that be a rubber hose tho? The one that is leakin is steel?
    Can you see where it is actually leaking from. It may have a hole corroded in it, or the clip holding it to a rubber pipe might be loose.

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