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Old 01-10-2013, 10:16 PM   #1
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Exclamation Coolant leak help. (Pics)

Oh dear, it seem's my 01' 330ci has a coolant leak. Now I've found the source of the leak, to be honest it looks me right in the eye when I open the hood. There seems to be a small crack in the piece connected to the side of the radiator near the expansion tank, and plenty of coolant around the area to help prove my theory. Now my question is, can I replace this part or do I have to buy a whole new radiator? I know I should probably replace the radiator anyways but I'm a little tight on funds and I'm saving up to get the clutch redone (it's on it's way out). Is there a way to replace this piece or do I absolutely NEED to drop $150 on a new radiator? Any assistance would be appreciated.

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