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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old Sep 6th, 00, 02:39 PM Thread Starter
 
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Turns out by 69Z has a major leak in the radiator about just below the mid-line of the radiator causing it to overheat. Does anyone know if this can be fixed and the radiator totally reconditioned? Since its the original, I would like to salvage it (also, is it worth it since I can get a repro for about $200). THanks
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old Sep 6th, 00, 03:50 PM
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If it's in the core, I'd trash it. It really is better in the long run. The repo radiators are probably correct. A new core with the original tanks is another option. You might want to transfer the ID tag, if there is one, to the new rad.
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you could have it recored, keeps the same "case",so it can keep the numbers/stamps.should be about the same money as a new/re-man. one.

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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old Sep 8th, 00, 07:12 PM
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hot tank it and recore it
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