How can I drain the coolant from my 2001 Volkswagen Passat?

I wish to flush the water out the cooling system in my 2001 Volkswagen Passat, but I don't know where the radiator drain plug is. Can you help?

Asked on 25 July 2010 by Marlon

Answered by Honest John
If there isn't one, simply take off the bottom hose (but be prepared to replace with a fresh hose so have one and the clips to hand).
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