Leaking Radiator


Postby diysteve » Sun Apr 08, 2007 11:57 am

I've just found that my radiator in the front room has a small hole and is leaking,

if i follow the steps to isolate the radiator and stop before i disconnect it completely i assume this will stop any more water going in to it to leak out. Is this correct?

If this is correct will the rest of the heating still work if i switch it on tonight?

Also cananyone recomend any puty/ sealant i can apply on the outside of the radiator to seal the hole?

Cheers
Steve
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Postby strevs » Wed Apr 11, 2007 8:52 pm

if rad valves hold then no more water will get in....but is an if..
heating can be used....DIY stores stock what you need but can be a bit iffy to rely on long term....due to pressure and expansion
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