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Old 06-29-2002, 10:30 AM
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Radiator Problem

I HAVE 86 560SL PIECE OF PLASTIC BROKE AWAY from upper radiator. is this part of radiator, and if so do i have to replace entire radiator thank you
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Old 06-29-2002, 11:41 AM
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do a search

this has been brought up a few times in the last couple of months,although i'm not sure if your model was one of the ocurrrances.what exactly is this piece's function.a pic would help alot
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Old 06-29-2002, 03:37 PM
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Sounds like the normal broken upper radiator hose neck. With the age of your car I would consider yourself lucky it lasted this long. Very common and the only real true forget about it fix is to replace the complete radiator. I would use only a OEM unit myself.

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Old 06-29-2002, 04:43 PM
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I agree, replace the radiator. You can get an OEM radiator from this site - BEHR is the brand. This job is a diyer type of job - pretty straight forward/easy.
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Old 06-30-2002, 01:22 AM
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Just ordered a new one for my 2.3-16 $339 shipped 2nd day to my door from this site. Very good service and price.
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Old 06-30-2002, 11:18 PM
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Performance Products has a new radiator for $499.00. Don't know the brand. ph: 800-243-1220
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Old 07-01-2002, 01:23 AM
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G1000-14332 Radiator Behr $750.00 $513.39 Tomorrow
G1000-14332 Radiator Valeo $750.00 $349.97 Tomorrow
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