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Old 09-07-2010, 04:40 PM
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Angry Interchange radiators w124

Anyone know if any other model radiators will work in w124 , 300 d turbo?

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Old 09-07-2010, 05:24 PM
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I know there are different ones for the 6-cylinder (87 only in the US) and the 5-cylinder.

the 6 is bigger, but I think the trans-cooler lines from a 5-cylinder would not bolt up. so you can't upgrade a 5-cylinder to a 6 (radiator wise)

why do you ask. . . .W124 radiators are readily aviable. please don't cheap out, you will just over heat her, and crack your head
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Old 09-07-2010, 05:44 PM
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Thanks for the advise. I'll order one when I'm ready to install. I had left mine on a pallet in my driveway while pulling the IP for new gaskets and seals. Car has been a $ pit. Just thought I might save some $ if I could find one in local recycle parts center.
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Old 09-07-2010, 05:55 PM
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I know someone who fitted a Nissan radiator to a W124 diesel as a temporary emergency measure (no correct one in stock, had to do a 500 mile trip) and ended up leaving it fitted for several years with no problems.
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Old 09-08-2010, 02:11 PM
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Doubt that was on the 603.

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