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My radiator is leaking....

post #1 of 6
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My EK 360 Radiator is leaking. It leaks from the opposite side of the 1/4 fittings. There are two corks or od things there that leak. Wonder if they are some sort of wents to let the exes air out or something.

I would send it back but don't know if warranty is void due to me painting the side housings (not the grill) white?
Also the nobs that are leaking are painted so if anyone knows what their function is.
Here is the pic. Its EK-CoolStream RAD XTX 360.


If warranty is not covering this then wonder if I could just dip the knobs in epoxy glue?

What a sucky day for modding...

- Jussi -
post #2 of 6
They just look like bungs to stop bits getting inside the radiator when shipping. If they are bungs you need to replace them with proper, screw in, stop plugs.
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post #3 of 6
Grab any cheap stop plugs, they're like $2. You can't use the default silicon thingies.
post #4 of 6
wow....that could have been a disaster...

iirc, the ek i bought came with the the good screw in plugs in a lil baggie in the box......
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post #5 of 6
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I put a pair of screws with O rings. Sealed it with some silicon glue smile.gif If it leaks now... It won't smile.gif
post #6 of 6
Good plan lol
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