Radiator leaking.

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  1. Snailexpress

    Snailexpress Road Train Member

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    My radiator was leaking little bit on the top near driver side hose. Today after driving on HWY 69 in Oklahoma radiator start leaking like crazy. Replacement is only one option. Is it any good aftermarket or Volvo dealer unavoidable?
     
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  2. Sharky88

    Sharky88 Medium Load Member

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    There are a lot of aftermarket parts available.
     
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  3. truckdriver31

    truckdriver31 Road Train Member

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    call detroit radiator
     
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  4. truckdriver31

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    they have a ton of heavy duty rad. brass tanks copper cord with bigger tubing
     
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  5. zinita17601

    zinita17601 Heavy Load Member

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    $1400 or more plus shipping,and if your truck is old it may just take them couple days to make it.
     
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  6. truckdriver31

    truckdriver31 Road Train Member

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    i didnt pay that for mine. it was like $400. but thats for a mack
     
  7. nasriza

    nasriza Road Train Member

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    I can get either northern radiator direct oe replace the or modine both around 600 to 650 here for core only never had one issue with either one use them a ton compared to oem.
     
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  8. truckdriver31

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    go to detroit rad website. click on catalog. then click on radiator. then type in your vin
     
  9. truckdriver31

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    does it have brass tanks and copper core
     
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  10. truckdriver31

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    yea but you can fix theres. that oem volvo rad is straight to trash or any plastic rad
     
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