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Need new radiator hoses??

hey guys i know i need new radiator hoses, most guys say SAMCO, and i agree problem is i dont wanna spend a 100 and change on damn hoses, and i found these hoses called OBX which look just as good from what i can tell and are half the price, so can anyone give me good info on aftermarket hoses that i can find for under 60 bucks, thanks
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Re: Need new radiator hoses??

I don't trust OBX.
Get an OEM hose if you don't want Samco.
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Re: Need new radiator hoses??

i read some thread on pz i think,that the guy opt out for OBX rad hose and work for a day then leaked rad fluid all over the bay and onto the street while driving ...so you make your desicion based on that!!
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Re: Need new radiator hoses??

OBX...... yuck
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i read some thread on pz i think,that the guy opt out for OBX rad hose and work for a day then leaked rad fluid all over the bay and onto the street while driving ...so you make your desicion based on that!!
Actually I think I missed that, but I won't put any OBX parts on my car. It's only a step above APC in my book, overpriced garbage, sometimes works, sometimes doesn't.
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Re: Need new radiator hoses??

just spend the money on the SAMCO hoses or like E said go w/ OEM. save your loot and get the SAMCO. they'll last a bit longer and engine dress up is always nice. i paid $80 for mine. just search google shopping and you should find some deals.
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Re: Need new radiator hoses??

yeah OBX= overheat... the hoses dont "stick" to the metal and seal up like the oem rubber ones do... then begin to leak...
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Re: Need new radiator hoses??

funny i was actually looking at those obx hoses yesterday, and was just about to ask the same question!

+1 for google shopping just found a set of samco for $80 free shipping
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Re: Need new radiator hoses??

i got gates racing upper and lower for $60
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i got gates racing upper and lower for $60
I've heard good things about the gates hoses. The way I see it...hoses are hoses. They need to be replaced eventually cuz rubber doesn't last forever. But the hose has to be the right size, and have a good clamp to seal.

A little hairspray on the water outlet necks, and then put the hose on, it'll seal AND hold. Just don't let it dry before you put the hose on ;)
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i got gates racing upper and lower for $60
Aren't you leaking coolant?
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yes and not from the hose!!! i need to ask bustr where its coming from it on the side of the block on the drivers side


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yes and not from the hose!!! i need to ask bustr where its coming from it on the side of the block on the drivers side


rich i got it from amazon
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could be your water pump
yup water pump. not a fun job, might as well do the T-belt and whole 9 yards as well.
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yup water pump. not a fun job, might as well do the T-belt and whole 9 yards as well.
guyan u mine as well do your swap then because at your milage it not worth it!
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samco ftw but nothing wrong with oem either, much better than obx junk
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