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Radiator Restricted
Found problem with cooling system and Y losing coolant and thumping after engine off. Radiator is restricted on bottom 3rd. Cool to touch while top full temp. It did flush out clean before I installed it, but it sat for 6yrs and must have been filled to that level and scaled inside. It's a 3-row radiator. Has anyone replaced one for under $300.

Alan L

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Alan L
I replaced mine with a universal aluminum one from Jegs. It does not have the heat exchanger for the trans so I plumbed the cooler I had directly.

Jeff T.

Low buck, touring style, '73 Convertible "rolling restoration", 351c, 2v heads with a shave and a haircut, Performer intake, Holley 650(ish), roller rockers, screw in studs, guideplates, stainless valves, Duraspark / Motorsports MSD, T-5 conversion. 1-1/8" front, 3/4" rear swaybars KYB shocks and some home brewed subframe connectors. Future plans; JGC steering box, Cobra brakes and... paint, interior, etc.

When I die I want to die like grandpa, peacefully in my sleep... not screaming, like his passenger.

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