Aftermarket oil cooler, BTDT'S?

Brett Dikeman brett at
Wed Apr 23 20:31:29 PDT 2008

On Apr 23, 2008, at 2:27 PM, Rbade12 at wrote:
> My oil cooler sprung a leak at the outside hose/cooler connection.  
> I  took
> the cooler off with hoses attached.....well, those hoses would not  
> come off  the
> cooler [steel to aluminum] I tried my best, but, ended up tearing  
> the oil
>, I need a new one....and new hoses as long as I'm doing  
> this. Does
> anyone have any helpful information? Thank you!

I'm reasonably sure all turbo type 44's use the same or nearly  the  
same oil cooler.  I'd pull a junkyard unit, or take yours to a repair  
shop- they might be able to clean it up and weld  the tear for a  
decent price- good as new and no fitment issues.


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