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    What are these radiator fittings for?

    Today was replace the radiator day since the upper outlet broke clean off last night (original radiator). The one I picked up had 2 sets of extra cooler fittings. I know the 'nipples' are for the NA trans. cooler hoses, but what are the threaded ones for??



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    Coolant temp sensors for fan control on 1st gen cars. Not needed for 2nd gen cars, just plug them.

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    There are sensors that go in there i believe, ill go get a pic of mine.

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    1G's have a coolant temp sensor there and... I forget what the other doohickey is that they have there, maybe a fan temp sensor...
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    lol... I lose the post race

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    ya 1g for sure not sure of others


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    Where you get the rad from, if its easy to return, i'll give you my old one if you want it with the sensors still in it and a good fan.

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    Got it from Advance, it came with plugs installed (plastic), I took them out for the pic. Just wondered what went in there. Thanks for the offer though.

    Guess I have a couple extra holes to drain coolant from whenever I need to.

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