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Old 12-17-2007, 12:39 AM   #1
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Radiator

so im purchasing a radiator.

Im looking at $250 ish from what i have seen.

has anyone done this before? Any precautions?


was thinking about paying a guy to do it, but i think i can handle this. so...yea. Also going to change the lower hose(i swapped the upper when my pump went out again)
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Old 12-17-2007, 06:11 AM   #2
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Should be a cakewalk for that E46. Where are you buying it for $250? Autohaus has a Behr replacement for $150.
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Old 12-17-2007, 10:46 AM   #3
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Should be a cakewalk for that E46. Where are you buying it for $250? Autohaus has a Behr replacement for $150.
was looknig at bav auto.

maybe ill check out tichser parts.
^^they got it for 240$.

i wanted oem quality. have you used Behr before?
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Old 12-17-2007, 12:15 PM   #4
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It's all the same if you ask me. I've used Nissens with no issues, and they say it's worse than Behr.
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Old 12-17-2007, 12:52 PM   #5
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Hmm I'll have to look into that. Sold back my books so I have some ex
Extra cash. I got back 75% of what I paid ftw
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