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Old 03-21-2012, 12:37 PM
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Originally Posted by ramvan2500 View Post
I honestly don't know if you have an external cooler, your best bet is to get under the truck and trace the cooler lines from the transmission.
As for the water pump, Napa sell great parts but statistically when you produce a number of products you're going to run into a couple bad ones not that yours is but...

Absolutely! I don't doubt that at all, the only thing I can do is take if off and inspect it!

Now for the transmission cooler, there is two hoses coming from the trans, up to the front of the radiator, going into a black mesh looking condenser thing. It's two individual pieces mounted to the radiator....

Could I clean it, to dislodge anything that could be clogged? Or am I gonna have to purchase a new one? those things are 150 bucks, and up! Maybe I can get one from the junkyard....
If it's got tits or wheels, it will give you problems.
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