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post #1 of 8 Old 09-21-2007, 06:15 PM Thread Starter
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Is this trans cooler any good??

anyone ever heard of this trans cooler?

I was thinking it might be a good deal to pick one up for when I get mine repaired or whatever I end up doing to it - need to keep that thing cool while towing!

found this:

I'm cleaning out! ~Transmission Cooler~

should I pick it up? anything in particular I should look for in making sure it'd be good to go?
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its not bad for the price... how high are your temps while towing? because a secondary tranny cooler with a built on fan would prob work best for towing....
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hayden makes decent stuff.. a fan cooled cooler would be better

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I have no clue how high my temps are , but apparently high enough to bust the front pump seal.....

I just saw it and thought it might be a little extra cheap insurance...I don't have the coin to get one like your's Raul.. but that thing is sweet
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looks like a pretty good deal. He also says in that ad that he has many tools for sale. I'd be checking that stuff out while I was picking up the trans cooler. Might be able to get some good tools cheap. I am always on the hunt for a good deal on tools.

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Same here bud!!
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Same here bud!!
i say you buy that cooler... it is every simple to install... you should really get a set of gauges when you got the extra cash to monitor your tranny temps esp if your towing.... small insurance so that you dont blow it and youll need a 3k investment later on a rebuild kit

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Oh, I will be getting guages as soon as possible - but looks like a few other things are going to take place first...

I just thought that seemed pretty cheap for a trans cooler...was considering the 6.0 swap... and will defiantely have to upgrade the trans too - just wanna make it last for a while longer!
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