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Thermostat housing nipple


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#1 stroudtom

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Posted January 7, 2013 at 09:07 am

I have a 2003 SRT4 Neon with a corroded pressed in nipple that the puke can drain connects to. I easily pulled the metal tube out with pliers and was wondering if others have ran into this problem. I might be able to drill and tap the hole for a brass nipple but there's not a lot of material to work with.

 

thanks in advance

tom



#2 ImperialCrown

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Posted January 7, 2013 at 11:42 am

 I believe that the brass bleeder nipple nut is staked into the plastic housing. For safety's sake, I would replace the thermostat housing.



#3 dana44

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Posted January 7, 2013 at 11:45 am

I would replace also.




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