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  1. Radiator Restoration Questions

    Heating & Cooling
    Hello: I want to get my original radiator re-cored and restored to factory original for my '68. Any shop recommendations in Southeast Michigan? Also, it is a 2-row original radiator and I am unsure if I should upgrade to 3-row. There's an old saying "more is better" but is it really necessary...
  2. Radiator & Support Thoughts F Body Camaros

    Heating & Cooling
    I'm in the process of replacing my leaky old radiator and during this process I found out that replacing a radiator is not a simple thing to do especially if you don't know what all may have happened to the vehicle. Initially, I was sold an American Eagle radiator that was guaranteed to fit but...
  3. 68,69 Camaro Z/28 Radiator tanks

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    I have several radiator tanks: 1 69 set coded CB H(August) with other tank HI 3 68 sets coded OD with dates of J(October) A (January) D (April) all with HI tanks. All have mounting brackets Sold in sets. $300.00 501-450-0324
  4. 69 Camaro Z/28 Radiator for SALE

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    Camaro 69 Z Radiator for sale CB Code with J (October) Date Radiator is considered a Core. I have not tested it. The end pieces come with this but are not attached. In good shape. I can't get pictures to load. Will send pictures when requested. $575.00 plus shipping.
  5. 69 Camaro Z/28 Radiator for SALE

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    I have a 69 Camaro Z/28 Radiator CB code with M (December) Date. This is considered a Core. I have not tested the Radiator. See pictures. $650.00 More pictures available but not able to add here.
  6. Mounting a radiator

    Engine
    Hey guys... It's been said that you shouldn't solid mount a radiator to the core support. If this is true? Why? And if it's true, how should I go about mounting it? I'm reading about rubber mounts but I can't seem to find any camaro-specific ones. Any help is appreciated!
  7. Radiator Hose Leak

    Heating & Cooling
    So.....hey guys. I feel kinda like a dummy for needing to ask about this but I can't seem to keep coolant off the ground. I had a leak so I decided to change the lower hose and upper hose, plus they were old and needed replacement. I changed them and used some of those worm gear clamps, but I'm...
  8. Universal radiator hoses?

    Engine
    Hey guys, I've got some hoses that need changing due to age and leaking. I can't seem to find any that fit at my local auto part store, but I remember seeing some universal ones on a couple cars here and there. They may work for the upper but what about the lower? The current lower I have has a...
  9. 1969 Z28/RS Radiator Restoration near Portland, Oregon

    Restoration Corner
    All, I am looking for a shop to do a repairs/restoration on my radiator from my 1969 Z28/RS. I am in Portland, Oregon and would be willing to ship mine to a shop that does this type of work or who is known to do quality work, closer to Portland the better. Any input on shops that are near...
  10. Bigger Alternator?

    Electrical & Wiring
    Hey guys, I have a '67 with a 383 and ls1 fans. Standard alternator. These fans pull a significant amount of current and when coupled with the headlights being on at night, the alternator performs less than great. As a result, the fans don't cool as well because they're not receiving the power...
  11. Yenko Aluminum Radiator?

    Restoration Corner
    Hi, Can someone enlighten me on what is a "correct" radiator for a 68 Yenko? I've been told a 4 row aluminum radiator was available. Is this the so-called "curved neck" radiator? Are reproductions available, and if so, from whom? Thanks, -Louie
  12. Help!!! Replaced entire cooling system & still having cooling problems

    Heating & Cooling
    Help!!! Replaced entire cooling system & still having cooling problems Hey Everyone! I am at the point where i almost just want to sell this damn thing and start over! I have a 68' RS with a 350 engine. Nothing major has been done to the engine and it runs pretty close to stock. I have been...
  13. Another Big Block 502 Overheating Issue

    Heating & Cooling
    I’ve searched the forums here multiple times looking for some direction, have tried a few minor adjustments but not getting fantastic results so I thought I’d ask for thoughts. Here’s the setup: 1968 Camaro SS, 502 GM Crate motor, TH 400 Trans. Aluminum short-style water pump, Power...
  14. Old rad from my 67 Camaro - free

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    I recently replaced the single core radiator in my 1967 Camaro with a three core aluminum radiator. The old radiator had a small leak on the end tank. I'm not sure if this was the original radiator or if it's even worth repairing, however I don't want to throw it out if someone wants to repair...
  15. Looking for 68 radiator for LT1 with oil cooler

    Heating & Cooling
    I have a 68 with a 96 lt1 with the oil cooler. I am having problems finding a quality radiator that matches the 2 supply and 2 return line configuration required by the lt1 that will fit the 68's 21x17" core support. any suggestions? It seems that In addition to the standard supply and...
  16. 68 RS Overheating...Fix on a budget?

    Camaro Tech
    I just bought a 1968 Camaro RS with a 350 engine. When I bought it I was told that it has issues with overheating on warm days. I believe the radiator id copper and I'm running the six blade mechanical fan with a shroud. I want to increase the airflow, even at highway speeds, with minimal...
  17. Car overheating

    Heating & Cooling
    i have a 68 with a smallblock 350 4 speed trans. if the car idles even for a little bit it starts to get hot and fast. i ran water through the radiator and the block. i flow tested the radiator and everything was alright. i bought a new thermostat. I also put new antifreeze in it but it still...
  18. Radiator leaking from cap.

    Heating & Cooling
    So I got my 75 with AC back from the body shop and these guys did one sorry job. I've been doing nothing but fixing mistakes since I got it back, I should have just done it all to begin with and saved myself the two months. Well they installed a "new" radiator. Anyway after driving it for a...
  19. Radiator help

    Heating & Cooling
    Looking for nice Radiator/Fan setup for my 68 small block. Has any one used this radiator from Universal Parts Inc. http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=290268790039&sspagename=STRK%3AMEWAX%3AIT&viewitem=#ht_2059wt_0 Thanks
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