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Hi, I'm having trouble with my Alfa 147 1.6 TS coolant change. Recently I added K-Seal to my cooling system to stop small leak. I know I can keep it in but I don't like look or smell of my coolant now ;)
I found this on eLearn:

Position the vehicle on the ramp.
Undo the engine coolant reservoir cap.
Disconnect the lower coolant outlet hose from the radiator and drain the engine coolant.
Manually press the springs and remove the rapid attachment for the hose.
Recover the coolant using a suitable container.


The problem is that I can't disconnect this apparently rapid attachment...

Please help.
 

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Check the condition of the o ring as well, they often don't take well to being disturbed after all these years.
A new one is pennies.
 

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Thank you very much for all answers.
On Sunday I spend 3 hours to try to put it back but I learn the lesson ;)

To disconnect you have to press both springs/buttons with one hand and try to wiggle the hose up and down with second hand.

To connect back which is much harder you have to do the same, press both springs/buttons with one hand and try to wiggle the hose up and down with other hand. I succeeded only when my girlfriend came to help me. The plan was that I will press springs and she will push the hose in but seeing her finger nails I decided to do it myself.

Coolant changed.
I had to fill cooling system with tap water 3 times to get rid the old one, and rinsed it opened many times.
 
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