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Old 12-16-2012, 05:34 PM   #1
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aftermarket radiators

I recently cracked my radiator after overheating on the trails. because it cracked so easily I'm thinking of getting an aftermarket aluminum radiator. I was wondering who has gotten one and which would be the best for my 05Tj?

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Old 12-16-2012, 06:06 PM   #2
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This is what I put in my tj when my old one went bad.

http://www.genesisautoparts.com/prod...827X2101aa.htm
Had no problems with it. Fit right in. Was at my door in 2 days after ordering. I don't have a ton of experience with radiators. But I am very happy with it and its price.

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Old 12-16-2012, 06:17 PM   #3
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Is there a reason why the year models stop at 04? And that is a damn good price id say!
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Old 12-16-2012, 07:14 PM   #4
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Not sure. Mine is an 02 so I never looked into any farther. I am sure there is someone out there that can complain about this radiator but I have none.
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Old 12-16-2012, 09:41 PM   #5
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I got mine from NAPA for my 98...been a few months, working great
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Old 12-16-2012, 10:14 PM   #6
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This is what I put in my tj when my old one went bad.

1997 Jeep Wrangler ALL ALUMINUM RADIATOR ALL24827X2101AA 2.5L L4 150 | All Aluminum Radiator | Jeep Auto Parts
Had no problems with it. Fit right in. Was at my door in 2 days after ordering. I don't have a ton of experience with radiators. But I am very happy with it and its price.

really glad i saw this thread, my radiator just started leaking on my 02... went with the 2 row. for anyone else looking to get one, i found a coupon code online that will save another 20 bucks! GAPCJ20

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Old 12-16-2012, 10:22 PM   #7
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really glad i saw this thread, my radiator just started leaking on my 02... went with the 2 row. for anyone else looking to get one, i found a coupon code online that will save another 20 bucks! GAPCJ20

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Which brand and site? Code is useless without that
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Old 12-16-2012, 10:24 PM   #8
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I got mine from NAPA for my 98...been a few months, working great
Was it an OEM or aftermarket?
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Old 12-16-2012, 10:33 PM   #9
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Which brand and site? Code is useless without that
Follow the link I quoted from JasonDuke and punch in your yr and engine size
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Old 12-16-2012, 10:46 PM   #10
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Follow the link I quoted from JasonDuke and punch in your yr and engine size
Oh alright. but I wasnt able to find anything for 05. And I would think that.the earlier models would have.the same part for a tj
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Old 12-16-2012, 11:01 PM   #11
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Hm.. yeah I see what you're saying, 03-06 should all be the same so if they have one for 04 it should fit :/
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In theory yea but idk for sure
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Old 12-17-2012, 12:25 AM   #13
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Went with an American Eagle AE2101 for my 97. Price was right and put it in myself in an afternoon. Not a temp issue since. 2+ years now.

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