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Old 02-16-2008, 10:42 PM
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Radiator repair or replacement

I bought a 77 ranchero a month ago and in preparation to drive it i had the radiator flushed. Turns out it was filled with water, well it was flushed and filled at the quicklube. I didn't run it after that but did check the levels after that and it was fine for a bit. Then a week later i go check, and there is a faint green stripe running the length of the unit. When I opened the cap the level had dropped. Crawling underneath on the passenger side there was a small hole plugged with the peice of outer shell that had broke and got pushed up in the bottom.


What should i expect to pay for a patch or replacement unit, and can you advise any shops to go to?

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Old 02-18-2008, 04:29 PM
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u in anchorage?

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Old 02-22-2008, 02:20 PM
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Old 02-24-2008, 12:38 AM
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anchorage radiator has great prices. better then shucks or look them, up in the phone book.. off old seward behind mr prime beef

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