Radiator choices,modified Modine, Nissens or AKG?

DAK dak at rochester.rr.com
Wed Jul 23 13:04:11 EDT 2003

IMHO, it was either bad threads on the insert or distortion caused by
the welding process.

Kneale Brownson wrote:
> At 08:12 PM 07/22/2003 -0500, Martin Pot wrote:
>> If that is the only problem with the Nissens then I would not be
>> afraid to
>> get one. Paint is cheap and easy for a radiator and a tight thread on a
>> mount could easily be resolved, before I start installing it..
>> Patience is
>> something I seem to have an unlimited supply of.. If I don't hear any
>> real
>> horror stories about the Nissens I will get one ordered tomorrow and will
>> let the list know how it works out.
>> Thanks, Martin.
> The problem with the "tight" threads in the Nissens as reported here was
> that the captive nuts or whatever in the radiator would break loose so that
> you couldn't tighten the radiator into position properly.  It wasn't just a
> case of too much paint in the threads.  It was more like poor assembly.
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