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post #1 of 4 Old 05-15-2010, 08:27 AM Thread Starter
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Best place for new radiator?

It looks like mine is leaking where the lower hose connects to the bottom outlet of the radiator. I put in a new lower hose and I even double clamped it, but it still has a slow drip. Is it possible that I have a hairline crack at the bottom of the radiator? If so I'll be looking to get a new one. Looking for best price and place on a new one, thanks.

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post #2 of 4 Old 05-15-2010, 08:49 AM
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I bought my chevy conversion radiator from racewayparts.com it was a custom order. I ordered it one day they built it the same day and shipped it the next. $270 for a 4 core was the best price I found
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post #3 of 4 Old 05-15-2010, 08:55 AM
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You could probably get it fixed fairly cheap at a local radiator shop. I went from the 2 to 3 core with this one.

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post #4 of 4 Old 05-22-2010, 12:01 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks guys, I ended up getting a 3 core one at Autozone for $180. Seems great quality and fit in good with no more leaks.
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