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Old 12-02-2010, 02:00 PM   #1
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Wrangler overheated, need radiator. But where to buy ? Advice appreciated.

Hello to the Jeep community!

Forgive me if I've posted in the wrong forum category, as I wasn't sure what the appropriate one for my post would be.

Just yesterday, my 04 Wrangler X (4.0L 6 cylinder) overheated on me while on the road. Immediately, this brought my attention to the radiator and when I had the chance to inspect the part, I found signs of coolant leakage as well as damaged fins. Now I need to replace the part, and I've narrowed it down to two sites that I particularly liked. Now the problem is, I don't know if they are legitimate vendors. I've been scammed in the past and I can't afford for it to happen again, so I'd just like verification before I make a purchase. Anyone ever dealt with
Jeep Wrangler Radiator > RadiatorSpot.com
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1997 - 2004 Jeep Wrangler KOYO Radiator A2101 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
?? Thanks in advance.
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Old 12-02-2010, 02:10 PM   #2
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I got mine from RockAuto.com they are a forum sponsor, and I got 5% off for being a member and the service was very quick.... Can't say about the ones you listed...

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I don't know about the ones you listed either, but I bought my CSF all metal radiator from radiatorbarn.com. Like Linda, I experienced very good service from these folks. The all metal CSF is a popular replacement for when the factory one craps out.
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Old 12-03-2010, 10:50 AM   #4
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Mine split and was leaking yesterday. I didn't have time to wait on a cheaper mail order, my local Carquest Distribution Center had six in stock, I went ahead and paid the $165.99 so I can replace this afternoon.
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Old 12-03-2010, 07:20 PM   #5
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Get the all aluminum radiator. The stock one likes to come apart where it is PRESSED together. All metal one is welded.
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