Glad to see you pulled it off! But, you need pressure in the system to find the leak, assuming it is not at the cap. The coolant is starting to touch the minimum line so I'll need it off fairly soon. Join the conversation You can post now and register later. December 18th, If it has soot on it after, that's another indicator. What is goin on?? You'll find that if you clean it up and lube the o-rings it'll spin on an off in a breeze. So usually, I'll check the overflow tank.
Volkswagen Cabrio Questions how do I open the oil cap CarGurus
My coolant cap is stuck. Re: Stuck Coolant Cap (SuperCorradoToBe) Posts: 3,; Vehicles: 90 Corrado, 91 Jetta GLI VR6, 03 Jetta TDI. › VW TDI Discussion Areas › TDI Coolant Tank Cap faulty TDI I have a TDI with ~k miles.
The center piece of the cap is always stuck in the opening of the tank, and I have to Kid's cars: Golf TDI, Jetta TDI, Passat TDI SEL.
Gone, but not forgotten.
Engine Coolant cap stuck. Any ideas Car Forums and Automotive Chat
If it is that stuck on there figure on replacing it. Find More Posts by UhOh. Posted June 17, For the next 2 days, the level at the radiator dropped but the level at the secondary tank remains the same. However a bit of rocking may be necessary if there is a whack of crusty bits at the bottom o-ring.
Is there anything else that I should look for, or does this seem good to go?
Mine was stuck. I want to add some engine coolant to my car but when I take the cap off, With the cap off, is there a piece of cap stuck in the coolant reservoir tank?. Buy a wrench that fits around the cap and wrench it open that way, but try.
Just wait for the engine to ccol down. Can't have one without the other when the fluid goes from ambient, which might be well below zero to maybe or more.
Will try a big rubber band next, then go to pliers. Sometimes small leak cannot be detected.
Coolant level going down Maintenance & Repairs
The sales guy had me go in the back and start looking through their inventory for a match I had my cap with me. Join the conversation You can post now and register later.
Coolant cap stuck jetta for sale
|Minor case: Radiator cap seal perished So I went to my local parts store today to get a new cap.
Video: Coolant cap stuck jetta for sale How to Replace Radiator Overflow Bottle 05-13 Volkswagen Jetta
I tried again tonite after the car had mostly cooled down but still slightly warm and it finally turned the last bit. Unless leak is spotted somewhere else.
Then work around the perimeter with the blade tip ever so slowly lifting it up. Create an account or sign in to comment You need to be a member in order to leave a comment Create an account Sign up for a new account in our community.
Hey Babebarb! There's no secret here, you just need to babe up and get a stud to muscle it open. One of the better tools to accomplish this.
Video: Coolant cap stuck jetta for sale Tan / Yellow Sludge Pudding Under Oil Fill Cap - VW Audi 2.0T
Howdy all, Yesterday, I tried to check my coolant level, but couldn't get the The cap's two retaining ears are probably corroded/stuck to the under-rim of. The sales guy had me go in the back and start looking through their.
Seems like based on the post here, only happen to Korean car?
Engine Coolant cap stuck. Your Answer:. Conti Talk. You just need to monitor it and see if it stabilise. Well, I did not bother to make a repair Wonder if it's time to get a new coolant reservoir cap just in case.
Coolant cap stuck jetta for sale
|Any ideas on how to unstick it?
Radiator cap function is to seal and pressurized the system. What would cause this and how do I fix it? So I drove bk to the ws today. However a bit of rocking may be necessary if there is a whack of crusty bits at the bottom o-ring.