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About time it was fitted

Discussion in '21 turbo' started by Red21, Jul 19, 2015.

Discuss About time it was fitted in the 21 turbo area at TurboRenault.co.uk.

  1. Red21

    Red21 Well-Known Member

    WP_20150718_16_51_49_Pro.jpg WP_20150718_16_52_37_Pro.jpg WP_20150718_16_52_42_Pro.jpg WP_20150718_16_53_13_Pro.jpg WP_20150718_17_51_31_Pro.jpg While I have front apart for a cambelt and other work & over a year since I got it l installed the Pro alloy radiator. The cheapo Chinese unit from the bay does a job but it is weak and is now the backup.
    The quality between the two is huge as you can see from the pictures. The core is thicker, more dense & better flowing than the cheap item.
    Last edited: Jul 19, 2015
  2. andybond

    andybond Staff Member

    Fairly substantial differenced there ! I wonder what the price difference was to manufacture ?
  3. Red21

    Red21 Well-Known Member

    I could have got 2 or 3 cheap ones for the price of the pro alloy,
    I sent Pro alloy a very bent item (Originaly from Benver) and they improved on the design and size, plus they added correct fan mounts & a bleed screw for the top part of the core.
    The only mod I had to do is to trim off an unused bottom fan fixing as the thicker core brings them forward & they would have rubbed on the cross member.
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  4. DaveL485

    DaveL485 Staff Member

    Good feedback Rich, thanks for taking the time. There is obvious differences there, and quite rightly a case of "you get what you pay for". Whilst my chinese one is doing the job for now I will seriously consider an upgrade for the new lump!
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