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Consumer Reports Shares Car Coolant and Heater Hose Maintenance Tips

Via: ReleaseWire

Updated 3:45 AM CDT, Mon, August 21,2017

It is a well-known fact that hoses are the cooling system’s weakest structural component, and this is why Consumer Reports has recently provided some leading maintenance tips for all to take advantage of.

Nelson City, Lancashire -- (ReleaseWire) -- 08/21/2017 -- The tips provided by Consumer Reports are designed to help people prevent coolant hose failure, with some of the tips including the following:

- Check the white coolant-recovery tank ona regular basis to ensure proper fluid level

- If tank is low after filling repeatedly there could be a leak

- White, light green, blue and pink coolant tracks in the engine bay can be residue from leaking coolant

- When the engine is cool, squeeze hoses with your forefinger and thumb – a good hose should have a firm yet pliant feel

- Insect hose for cracks and bulges

- Flush and replace coolant according to cars manual

- Never remove the radiator cap while the engine is hot

A spokesperson from The Hosemaster, leading provider of hose, couplings and workshop supplies, was incredibly keen to comment, "If anyone suspects that it is time to replace their hose or requires any advice regarding anything automotive hose related, we are only a phone call way and always eager to help. We also stock a fantastic range of hoses for people to choose from, with hoses suitable for all cars and vehicles."

About The Hosemaster
The Hosemaster is one of the UK's most dominating providers of hoses of a wide variety, including but not limited to hydraulic hoses, pneumatic hoses and industrial hoses. Constantly stocking a diverse and comprehensive selection of hoses, as well as many other great products, whatever it is that you're looking for we are certain that they will be able to assist you. For further company information and to take a look at their superior collections, visit their website:

PR Contact
Company name: The Hosemaster
Tel: 01282 604002
Contact person: Mark Schofield
Address: 5/6 Kenyon Court
Kenyon Road

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