after my recent scarey moment where the bottom rad hose spectacularly blew off puking coolant everywhere.
I'm wondering if it's better to set it up to have more chance of blowing pressure out the rad cap overflow before
the pressure's enough to blow a hose off!?.
OK, the hose may well...
2.1 pinto, twin 48's, grp1 head etc with a Volvo 740 rad & expansion tank, I need to get a new cap but not sure which pressure to get as there is a choice of 14psi & 22psi any ideas on which is best suited.
My mate Jimbo's getting on with the rebuild of his Y. Ran it donkeys years ago with a ford v6 on the standard rad. This time round, its got a healthy sbc running about 475bhp. So, the question is, does anybody have any idea what a standard Y rad in good nick will cope with?
looking to see if anyone has a lokar throttle cable surplus to needs. I need really the bulkhead to carb part only and fittings for the carb. (if i buy a new one the rest will not be required)
Also looking for a 7lb or 15lb radiator cap for a walker rad.
Alternatively does anyone know a...
Selling the B grill and the rad off my A coupe, the grill is a gennie B one, filled and peaked way back when, rad is a 4 cyl B I think, could possibly be a 30/1 A, cant remember, anyway they're virtually the same rad anyway. Chopped 2" with a new core in it.
Shell sides have been hacked about at...
i took my roadster to the swap meet and as i got within 3 miles from home it decided to dump coolant out of my overflow pipenot for the 1st time,it has a 305ci small block chevy,the radiator cap is 16lb pressure.should i up the pressure cap.
5/8 Girling M/C looks new, works fine (pressure tested at work...) but ali cap is slightly dented £20.00.
Mk1 Consul radiator, will need recoring, but ok as a pattern/mockup rad £10.00.
Can be sent out, or collected at the Northern Swap Meet...
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Hi I am going to be running a 305 SBC and need to Know if there is a sensible off the shelf rad I can use that will fit behind a cut down model A grille. Grille width is appx 18 inch to outside edges. I have looked at a heavy duty land rover one but this appears to be a little too wide still...
I have just purchased a rad as in this thread http://www.rodsnsods.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=2672
And would like to know what size would be the best for my car Ford 100e with a mopar 360 motor as I have red that you can go to big and this is as bad as to small. I will have no inner wings on...
To save a few phone calls i just want a rough price on what a recore would be on a
mark 2 jag rad. I realise every company can be different.
See if the one i been offered is worth buying cause it needs a recore.
OK im after a radiator for me Dodge Challenger project. Its got a 383 big block so it needs to be a good one! It needs to be 40-48 cm tall by 59-82 cm wide(there are several mounting options hence the width) The top outlet can be any side but the bottom outlet must be on the left side as your...