Subject: RE: the fickle (and inevitable) finger of fate

Phil Rose pjrose at
Wed Apr 23 14:01:13 EDT 2003

At 12:41 PM -0400 4/23/03, C1J1Miller at wrote:
>Phil:  perhaps some safety wire from the hose clamp to the radiator
>will keep the end of the hose from pulling off the stub.

Hah, I actually was looking at that possibility yesterday--I thought
about wiring the rear hose clamp (i.e., on the broken nipple) to the
front clamp (aux rad hose) to help hold things together.  However my
radiator, according to UPS tracking, is already on its way from
nearby New Jersey and should be delivered within the next 48 hours,
so I won't really need to use my car during that time. Not bad
service, considering free shipping by


Phil Rose
Rochester, NY
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