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post #1 of 32 Old 06-26-2012, 05:27 PM Thread Starter
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You wanna see what just pissed me off?

You see that little black spot on the road??? That's a little bit of coolant coming from my 2nd radiator...

First one was replaced under warranty but this one I'm guessing will not be.


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post #2 of 32 Old 06-26-2012, 06:12 PM Thread Starter
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anyone know of a better than stock replacement or anyone wanna help me change it?


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Griffin radiators. You will have to send in your radiator and they will build you an all aluminum radiator. It will be pricey, and a pain in the *** to send it in and wait for the replacement, but it will be the last radiator ever put in your truck
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Thanks for the tip but I can't afford the downtime or the really expensive.


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why are these things still leaking, is ford stupid? i dont get why 300 million other cars can have plastic radiator tanks but they cant get this one right


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Yes they are stupid.


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Hey man look at the vista pro replacement. Part number 438400. Summit racing has it for a little over 600. I have heard nothing but good things about them and i heard they have a lifetime warranty. Im not sure about the warranty tho.

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Here ya go

Vista-Pro Ready Rad 438400 - Vista-Pro Ready Rad Radiators - Overview - SummitRacing.com

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Yea that would piss me off to?

Any idea how long it takes Griffin to build one?

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post #10 of 32 Old 06-27-2012, 08:09 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks fatboy. I've got a friend looking into it for me locally and I called 1800radiator and they want 800. If my friend can't get one I'll probably order that one. I'm going to try to put it in myself.


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