3 row aluminum radiator on ebay... $135

3 row aluminum radiator on ebay... $135

Postby WimpTech [OP] » October 25th 2019, 5:30pm

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Re: 3 row aluminum radiator on ebay... $135

Postby tonydobbs » October 25th 2019, 6:31pm

I would be careful with these ebay radiators. There was a good thread on them here: https://www.astrosafari.com/viewtopic.php?f=43&t=139784
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Re: 3 row aluminum radiator on ebay... $135

Postby AstroWill » October 26th 2019, 1:01am

That's a good price. I have been really happy with my aluminum ebay radiator and if I need another one I wouldn't hesitate to buy from there again.

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Re: 3 row aluminum radiator on ebay... $135

Postby WimpTech [OP] » October 26th 2019, 3:37am

Well Tony, I actually bought this, and i don't care what people measure, it works great. The welds are perfect, performance impeccable, the price... dirt cheap.

That's why i posted it... wimptech approved!
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Re: 3 row aluminum radiator on ebay... $135

Postby tonydobbs » October 26th 2019, 4:31am

I didn't realize you had used this particular one. I just wanted to warn people to be careful with ebay parts. Sounds like a great deal from what you're saying though!
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Re: 3 row aluminum radiator on ebay... $135

Postby Mmusicman » October 26th 2019, 6:59pm

I wouldn't have any reservations about buying one of these ebay radiators.. almost everything comes from China now anyway, and that doesn't mean there's anything wrong with it. Last couple ebay radiators I bought were good deals and worked fine. Sometimes the specs can be wrong though (it happened to me too).. but I'm pretty sure it's not likely intentional. Manufacturers and suppliers change, and the spec changes don't always make it to the generic reseller. Looks like these 3 row radiators are a fantastic bang for the buck!
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Re: 3 row aluminum radiator on ebay... $135

Postby abelram57 » February 19th 2020, 2:00am

Hey Wimptech, did you have to mod anything to mount that radiator? I ask because I recently bought this one
https://www.ebay.com/itm/3-Row-CORE-Alu ... 2749.l2649
It is a drop in replacement, just thicker of course. It is well made, and so far has worked perfectly. My only issue with it is that it comes with two o-ring boss adapters for the engine oil lines, but the aluminum fitting welded on the radiator itself is for an o-ring face fitting. I discovered that the hard way :whack:
As long as the right fittings are used it is great.
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