CONDITION: After underhood vehicle repairs (belt replacement, leaking radiator, etc.), the radiator overflow nipple is cracked. No codes detected.
CAUSE: Field reports indicate that during underhood vehicle repairs, fender covers are removed or not used and excessive force, incuding body weight, is applied to the overflow nipple.
CORRECTION: It is advisable to utilize vehicle fender covers and take extra precaution to prevent exposing the radiator overflow nipple to any excessive force, including body weight.
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