Radiator choices,modified Modine, Nissens or AKG?

Huw Powell audi at humanspeakers.com
Wed Jul 23 17:56:16 EDT 2003

> 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.

which should not be the case, of course.  but with an otherwise good new
radiator, wouldn't it make sense to simply chase the threads with a tap
(or a thread chaser) if they seem too tight?

Huw Powell



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