View Full Version : New Radiator?

02-05-2005, 03:05 PM
Seems i have a bit of a leak on my years old radiator,not sure i want to gamble with repair.Im wondering about reputable,cost effective aftermarket alternatives.Any one have the scoop? Thanks,Mark.

Big Bad AMX
02-07-2005, 11:25 PM
Doing a quick search it doesn't look like there's a lot of options. You may want to look at: http://www.autobpa.com/designers/ They're sold through JC Whitney. They have 3 ($250) or 4 ($270) core available. Limited lifetime warranty.
I've never tried them but at least it's an option and they're made in the USA. Or maybe have an aluminum built? I haven't needed one so I'm just throwing out ideas.........

02-08-2005, 04:50 PM
Try your local rad. repair shop. Had a simialiar problem with a 35 year rad. Talked to the repairman and he re-cored using my old tanks for around 250.00. And that was for a four core job. Did a good job on it and runs cooler and doesn't leak.

02-09-2005, 12:31 AM
Had my rad redone was able to use stock Blackstone top and had custom tank built for bottom to support 4 core cost me the same as donsjave $250 at local radiator shop.

02-11-2005, 04:09 PM
Thanks guys,had a local shop look at it,im still deciding which way to go.