Wanted BX 16v Radiator

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Wanted BX 16v Radiator

Post by MULLEY » Thu Nov 14, 2019 2:01 pm

Ideally i'm after a new one, but would consider a good 2nd hand one. I know I know, rocking horse poo & all that :lol:
2002 C5 2.0 HDI Estate - Jasmine - Now SORN
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1990 Gti 8Valve SOLD - looks like it's been scrapped
2002 Mini Cooper S - SOLD - i miss this car
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Re: Wanted BX 16v Radiator

Post by MULLEY » Fri Nov 22, 2019 8:36 pm

C'mon, who's squirreled one away for a rainy day, you'll never need it ;)
2002 C5 2.0 HDI Estate - Jasmine - Now SORN
2011 Mini Cooper D Clubman - SOLD
2016 Mercedes A180D Sport - Auto refinement
1992 TZD Turbo - Bluebell - My daily
1991 Gti 16V - Blaze - crash damaged, will get repaired.
1990 Gti 8Valve SOLD - looks like it's been scrapped
2002 Mini Cooper S - SOLD - i miss this car
1992 TXD - Scrapped in March 2014
1988 CX 25 GTI Turbo2 - SORN
1996 - AX Memphis 1.5D - Dream - SORN

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Re: Wanted BX 16v Radiator

Post by MULLEY » Mon Nov 25, 2019 12:19 am

I've been offered one for 350 Euro plus postage, i did point out that i could get an aluminium twin core for less than that, they said they knew :?
2002 C5 2.0 HDI Estate - Jasmine - Now SORN
2011 Mini Cooper D Clubman - SOLD
2016 Mercedes A180D Sport - Auto refinement
1992 TZD Turbo - Bluebell - My daily
1991 Gti 16V - Blaze - crash damaged, will get repaired.
1990 Gti 8Valve SOLD - looks like it's been scrapped
2002 Mini Cooper S - SOLD - i miss this car
1992 TXD - Scrapped in March 2014
1988 CX 25 GTI Turbo2 - SORN
1996 - AX Memphis 1.5D - Dream - SORN

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Re: Wanted BX 16v Radiator

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Re: Wanted BX 16v Radiator

Post by rutter123 » Tue Nov 26, 2019 2:43 pm

If its same as a t/d or gti8v (of which I don't know) or could be adapted I have one of each good s/h rads. I can measure the core sizes if it helps at all.
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Re: Wanted BX 16v Radiator

Post by MULLEY » Wed Nov 27, 2019 1:57 pm

Hi Cliff, the 16v is specific to that model, so no others are suitable unfortunately.
2002 C5 2.0 HDI Estate - Jasmine - Now SORN
2011 Mini Cooper D Clubman - SOLD
2016 Mercedes A180D Sport - Auto refinement
1992 TZD Turbo - Bluebell - My daily
1991 Gti 16V - Blaze - crash damaged, will get repaired.
1990 Gti 8Valve SOLD - looks like it's been scrapped
2002 Mini Cooper S - SOLD - i miss this car
1992 TXD - Scrapped in March 2014
1988 CX 25 GTI Turbo2 - SORN
1996 - AX Memphis 1.5D - Dream - SORN

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Re: Wanted BX 16v Radiator

Post by rutter123 » Wed Nov 27, 2019 3:28 pm

That's a bugger.
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Re: Wanted BX 16v Radiator

Post by MULLEY » Thu Nov 28, 2019 2:00 pm

:lol: Yes, a right pain in the axxe :lol:
2002 C5 2.0 HDI Estate - Jasmine - Now SORN
2011 Mini Cooper D Clubman - SOLD
2016 Mercedes A180D Sport - Auto refinement
1992 TZD Turbo - Bluebell - My daily
1991 Gti 16V - Blaze - crash damaged, will get repaired.
1990 Gti 8Valve SOLD - looks like it's been scrapped
2002 Mini Cooper S - SOLD - i miss this car
1992 TXD - Scrapped in March 2014
1988 CX 25 GTI Turbo2 - SORN
1996 - AX Memphis 1.5D - Dream - SORN

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Re: Wanted BX 16v Radiator

Post by rutter123 » Thu Nov 28, 2019 8:14 pm

Could you get yours repaired/rebuilt whatever they do?
Or do you not have one to repair?
350 of your finest euros seems a bit pricey.
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Re: Wanted BX 16v Radiator

Post by Vanny » Fri Nov 29, 2019 9:05 pm

I think it's the Peugeot 309 GTi that is pretty damn close match. I seem to remember one of the Denso aftermarket rads for a ZX looks pretty damn similar, about 5mm deeper core.