18 Reinforcement 4wd, body support brkt, without double cab. Right. "They" do it so the car looks like a "drag car" with no radiator. it doesn't even have any … (Narrator)>> When we come back we'll show you the best way to mount a radiator to the cage, stay tuned! 6 cylinder. Re: Has anyone ever rear mounted a radiator? Steel . It may not display this or other websites correctly. i have the stock 5.0 water pump and have the radiator ontop of the rear axle.. Now that the rear cage is all done we can go ahead and mount the radiator, and … Speaking of this, just wondering if it goes against the rules to have a rear mounted intercooler. Do I need a x-tra water pump or will the stock pump handle things ok...Basically im worried about the water circulating properly. A radiator is mounted to the rear swing frame and is disposed between the engine and the rear wheel. What we have done in the past was tie little pieces of string everywhere. there are sucker fans and pusher fans. My plan is to use a radiator from a local 4x4 which is around 35" x 17" x 2" odd in size which allows 2 x 16" thermo fans to be used. A single big radiator up front is ideal (less hassle). 4.0l. I would be mounted on the roll cage behind the driver 18". I'm at work, with no way to upload an image to any file-sharing site. Now just need some creative air pickups for the inbound side. 4 wheel drive. If you were to mount the radiator behind the front seats, air stall could be a problem? and is a rear mounted rad street legal. At the very least I think you'll need a bleeder up high on the radiator to get air out. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XuHIemMF4kY. Usually there is a low pressure area behind the trunk, so you can cut out large holes from the trunk, put the radiator there, and then duct in air from the roofline. To ensure order accuracy, please include your VIN when placing your order! 2wd with prerunner long wheel base, 4wd with long wheel base, rear spring, #1. could you put it behind the seat? Car is C3 Corvette-shaped. Because I ran 2 radiators, I do not know if one in the back is sufficient ( the Malibu radiator in back was NOT sufficient to cool the 350). I'm trying to preserve the body lines but I'm considering making holes on top of the bumper cover and running a spoiler right above it to create vacuum. 2wd, with prerunner, rear spring, rear. I've seen trunk mounted radiators in sedans. 4wd. 4wd, body support brkt, with double cab. 2wd, with prerunner, body support brkt, with double cab. I'm trying to avoid running the radiator upfront. Although a rear-mounted radiator improves the aesthetics and aerodynamics of a motorcycle, the placement of the radiator away from the front of the motorcycle presents other concerns. Rear mounted radiator set-up pics and info. This is for a race truck I am assuming. So no air/water intercooler. If it's good enough for Porsche, it's good enough for Lemons. Yea i am sure it will work cuz it is higher up than where i was laying and it also sucks air in. This means you will be intruding into the bed or rear cargo area if you have an SUV, which in turn means a bed cage to mount the shocks. I too have thought about rear mounting the radiator. Polaris Pro XP 2020+ High-Performance – OEM LTR. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. Any point scooping up air in front of the rear wheels? We also got the rear kc cyclones and jack handle mounted. Behind the front doors on the sides are probably neutral but with scoops you can grab air. 2 wheel drive, 1998-00, without prerunner. 18 Reinforcement 4wd, body support brkt, without double cab. Valance Panel Mount Bracket 2 wheel drive, 1995-97. Starting the install on Zach's rear mount radiator setup. Bumper cover,mount bracket. 4 cylinder. We do it successfully in the mid-engine Chevette. If needed, I'll send some pics. that way all the air coming in around the cockpit would pass thru the rad...of course you'd need a big ash fan to push it and vent the hot air out the back. #7 Post by camaroman9 » Tue Jul 19, 2011 12:04 am Well, with there being more liquid in the system, i would think that heat would be distributed over a larger volume of water. Between the tail lights is usually a good low pressure area to dump the hot air out. The roof should be a high pressure area. trying to put my radiator in the bed of my truck, what do you guys run as coolant line. 4 wheel drive, automatic hubs. Polaris RZR 1000 XP 2014-2018 Rear Mounted Race Radiator Module. I don't think that I have ever seen it set up that way before. 2.7l. On our coach (and I suspect on most rear radiator diesel pushers) there are three cores (engine coolant, transmission cooler and turbo intercooler). i have the stock 5.0 water pump and have the radiator ontop of the rear axle.. By chris2010, January 13, 2015 in Competing in Land Rovers. For example, a rearward mounting location must be provided having sufficient space for the radiator. Polaris XP Turbo 2016+ and 2020+ Pro XP Intercooler Brick. 4 wheel drive. Please login or register. ... Rear mounted radiator Rear mounted radiator. The remote pressurized coolant tank means that it needs it be the highest point shock can be on the roof next to/above the radiator. Life Is What It Is, And What It Is, Is What You Make It. Fluids in the driver's compartment are bad juju. I have layed in a bed going about 80 down the freeway and i know that at the throughout most of the bed there isnt hardly any air circulating around at all. The high pressure and flow that might be optimum for cleaning can bend the cooling fins. Joined: Aug 24, 2006 Posts: 6,500 Likes Received: 2 Location: S-body Automotive.com. 4-runner. Thread in 'Technical Questions' started by Polo, Oct 14, 2011. Aren't you suppose to mount the radiator the other way with the fan on top instead of on the bottom? you could use an electric pump. Extra long wheel base, rear spring, #1. Right. This goes against the main benefits of any wc loop, in that it's supposed to isolate your cooling needs to the system's hottest areas and leave the rest of your components unaffected (i.e. We have no natural airflow, we depend 100% on the 2 electric fans. ah-ha,   Found one on Judge Phil's Uber Gallery, http://www.murileemartin.com/UG/LNHF15/ … _0078.html. Is there any issues or things I should be aware of when mounting a radiator in the rear of my truck?? Motorsports. 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