how to remove rad valve on 2001 jetta

Asked by Nov 10, 2015 at 09:00 PM about the 2001 Volkswagen Jetta GL

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Do you have a bad valve in the engine head? That is a major job and the head has to be removed to make the repair. The repair would be done by a machine shop.

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No the drain vavle on the bottom of the rad is leaking and wondering how to remove it to replace?

74,575

If you have a plastic radiator then you probably can't remove the valve itself but you can unscrew the center of the valve and replace the O-ring. Have a bucket handy to catch the coolant.

You can buy replacment valve so Im c sure it comes off somehow

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