4-20 COOLING SYSTEM
Hoses and Pipes
Install the hoses and pipes being careful to follow bend-
ing direction. Avoid sharp bending, kinking, flattening, or
Run the hoses (see Cable, Wire and Hose Routing sec-
tion in the Appendix chapter).
Install the clamps [A] as near as possible to the hose end
to clear the raised rib of the fitting. This will prevent the
hoses from working loose.
The clamp screws should be positioned correctly to pre-
vent the clamps from contacting the other parts.
Torque - Radiator Hose Clamp Screws: 3.0 N·m (0.30 kgf·m,
Whenever the radiator or radiator hoses are removed or in
accordance with the Periodic Maintenance Chart, check
the radiator or radiator hoses and their connections. Re-
fer to the Radiator Hose Inspection (coolant leak, dam-
age, installation condition) in the Periodic Maintenance