I have a rear radiator on my v8 ranger and i have all the windows in... i dont have any overheating problems. Left. Speaking of this, just wondering if it goes against the rules to have a rear mounted intercooler. Aren't you suppose to mount the radiator the other way with the fan on top instead of on the bottom? Now that the rear cage is all done we can go ahead and mount the radiator, and … I had a car with a rear mounted radiator. Seal it all well so that air goes through the radiator, not around it, not into pressurizing the trunk, but through the radiator. Mount Bracket Reinforcement 4wd, body support brkt, without double cab. For example, a rearward mounting location must be provided having sufficient space for the 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. The high pressure and flow that might be optimum for cleaning can bend the cooling fins. Extra long wheel base, rear spring, #1. there are sucker fans and pusher fans. Sequoia. Any point scooping up air in front of the rear wheels? Do I need a x-tra water pump or will the stock pump handle things ok...Basically im worried about the water circulating properly. Mount Bracket 2 wheel drive with prerunner. Power is laughable, my fuel burn is somewhere around 2.5gph. What you think are high or low pressure areas might not be far enough apart to get good flow without really strong fans. Oversize your radiator, and get some powerful (and reliable) electric fans. 4wd, rear body without double cab, no.3. Mount Bracket 2wd, without prerunner, rear body, no.3. Behind the front doors on the sides are probably neutral but with scoops you can grab air. 2.7l. Tundra. My advice would be roof scoop intake and outlet to the underbody. We do it successfully in the mid-engine Chevette. 2.7l. More posts to come. I am going to test it there with a temp guage and move it if needed. If you are keeping your windows then I would recommend an electric water pump and a heavy duty electric fan. I would be mounted on the roll cage behind the driver 18". I thought of ducting air from all the way at the front, but the trans tunnel is like 4" in diameter at the end. 4-runner. They had a scoop under the car to force air through it  and a duct out the back of the car. 2 wheel drive, 1998-00, without prerunner. 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. With off road package. I'm at work, with no way to upload an image to any file-sharing site. i have the stock 5.0 water pump and have the radiator ontop of the rear axle.. If needed, I'll send some pics. Car is C3 Corvette-shaped. 2wd with prerunner short wheel base, 4wd with short wheel base, rear spring, #1. 2wd with prerunner long wheel base, 4wd with long wheel base, rear spring, #1. (Narrator)>> When we come back we'll show you the best way to mount a radiator to the cage, stay tuned! I know the NJMP bug has a radiator in the front, but coolant lines that run to the motor in the back. it doesn't even have any … Air/air shouldn't be a big deal. Radiator. Well I am no expert but thought it would be more likely to get more airflow than just flat and is more out of the way from rocks. So no air/water intercooler. Tacoma. 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. 2 wheel drive. Share Followers 0. 4 wheel drive. You are not logged in. Thread in 'Technical Questions' started by Polo, Oct 14, 2011. 2wd, with prerunner, body support brkt, without double cab. I'm trying to avoid running the radiator upfront. Running radiator to rear of truck, What type pipe work is commonly used for running under the truck to the rear radiator ? Polaris Pro XP 2020+ High-Performance – OEM LTR. Most leaf spring trucks mount the shocks to the rearend housing. The headers got wrapped and mounted on the ls1 which was much easier than the last time we did it. I don't think that I have ever seen it set up that way before. Now just need some creative air pickups for the inbound side. Re: 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. I'd be willing to bet that the air in that location is pretty dead at that location too. 2wd, with prerunner, body support brkt, with double cab. So is it a corvette? trying to put my radiator in the bed of my truck, what do you guys run as coolant line. ; Mount Bracket Reinforcement 2wd without prerunner. Fluids in the driver's compartment are bad juju. Sunburst Rear-Mounted Radiator - A more durable radiator for the Sunburst With the introduction of the new thermals system, any type of offroading is now much more difficult, especially on lower-riding vehicles like the Sunburst. ..Alternatively you can get a radiator with a filler cap and ditch the pressurized tank. 2wd, with prerunner, body support brkt, without double cab. All. Life Is What It Is, And What It Is, Is What You Make It. http://www.race-dezert.com/forum/showthread.php?t=37422. I didn't want to run coolant lines all the way from one end of the car to the other. Motorsports. its for a 1400 mdr class race truck...front window has to stay but im gonna pull the rear and the side windows out..also i was gonna make scoops to gather some air flow. 2.4 & 2.7L, 2.7L, 4wd, oem, auto trans. 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. Polaris RZR 1000 XP 2014-2018 Rear Mounted Race Radiator Module. 3.4L, auto trans, oem, 4wd. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Polo Sr20 parts man! I've realized that my fuel filler neck would have to go way forward of the factory position, so my airflow can get split between OEM filler opening (yuge) and cut-out license plate area. I really don't think that you need the cooler way up there like that. The 24 Hours of Lemons Forums → Lemons Tech → Rear-mounted radiator, You must login or register to post a reply. Then remember that you may need to get a higher output alternator (sp?) i have the stock 5.0 water pump and have the radiator ontop of the rear axle.. I'm in the process of moving the radiator to underneath the boot. 4 cylinder. 4wd. Right. You just need to make sure there is good venting of the cooling lines and slope up to the radiator, to ensure the elimination of air bubbles. In the simplest of terms, you need high pressure on one side and low pressure on the other, and no where for air to leak around it. One thing that comes to mind is all the empty beer...or uh, pepsi cans in the back of a truck that have a tendency to "float" around at about top of the bed height and a foot or so back from the glass while you're on the freeway. May not be the solution your looking for, but an option. or get an aftermarket high flow pump. I too have thought about rear mounting the radiator. or an Opel? The roof should be a high pressure area. The same is true in the rear. Brian now outlaw, you have me scratching my head on the "air stall". high pressure to low pressure. you could use an electric pump. 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. I also like the idea of using aluminized exhaust tubing excellent idea! Same reason. divide that area by 0.85 and you get good size of the duct you need. Powered by PunBB, supported by Informer Technologies, Inc. (edited by firegremlin 2017-05-15 12:32 PM), https://www.facebook.com/greatglobsofoil/, https://www.google.com/search?q=mid+eng … &dpr=4. Radiator Assembly Tacoma. 2wd with prerunner short wheel base, 4wd with short wheel base, rear spring, #1. My ground clearance is like 7-8 inches. 4.0l. 4wd. Polaris XP Turbo 2016+ and 2020+ Pro XP Intercooler Brick. ... Rear mounted radiator Rear mounted radiator. mid engined renault clio - Google Searchhttps://www.google.com/search?q=mid+eng … &dpr=4. Floor shift. We also got the rear kc cyclones and jack handle mounted. Front Wheel Bearing. 2 wheel drive with prerunner, 4 leaf, extended cab, 3.4L, without caster wedge. Tacoma. if you are also running lights. duct the flow in, duct the flow out. These cooling systems are difficult to clean because of their thickness. maybe. 2wd, with prerunner, body support brkt, without double cab. This is a very thick cooling system. 2wd, with prerunner, rear spring, rear. I just ran flex hose to frame mounted 1.25" exhaust pipe to nice and big chevy cross flow with a big 16" electric fan. I use a Ford Tarurus cooling fan...mine acutualy is the mercury sable version its … Reply to this topic; Thanks in advance. (Jeremy)>> Hey guys, welcome back to XOR and the buildup of our pre-runner Ranger. "They" do it so the car looks like a "drag car" with no radiator. Consider an expansion tank (European cars typically use them) to give some place for air to go. The engine is disposed between the front and rear wheels. Without x-runner. 4 wheel drive, from 2/96, extended cab, with off road pkg. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. There are a bunch of mid /rear engine cars that have rear radiators to look at for ideas. Bumper cover,mount bracket. Neighbor across the street runs a Alcohol FED "air cooled" 350 Chevy. I'd include a photo, but this forum doesn't look like it hosts images. 18 Reinforcement 4wd, body support brkt, without double cab. I didn't get any pictures, but I was at a shop this morning and saw a Lotus with a radiator mounted almost horizontally in the rear. .. Alternatively you can get a radiator with a filler cap and ditch the pressurized tank. 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. 2 wheel drive with prerunner, 4 leaf, extended cab, 2.7L, with off road pkg, without caster wedge. We have no natural airflow, we depend 100% on the 2 electric fans. The motor is a awsome 390gt and this set up keeps my truck at 175*. I have a sealed (no cap) radiator and a pressurized expansion tank, so it's much easier to place it somewhere in the trunk. Extra long wheel base, rear spring, #1. I wondered the same but recently mounted a trans cooler in back with fan tilted so the air coming down over the cab will get caught. If you were to mount the radiator behind the front seats, air stall could be a problem? 2wd. That fan flows plenty of air, probably over 1000CFM which is always going to be pulling more air than the amount of air that is being 'forced' over the top of the cab at most speeds. 4.0l. Steel . Highly dependent on average speed you going, and average power you using.math really comes down to fuel/hr you using which 1/3 ends up as heataverage speed you going, so lap time around the trackhow much air in volume it takes to heat it up from ambient to engine tempdivide that by average speed, and you get duct size in free air.assume 85%? 2 wheel drive, 1998-00, without prerunner. By chris2010, January 13, 2015 in Competing in Land Rovers. 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. Valance Panel Mount Bracket 2 wheel drive, 1995-97. I've seen trunk mounted radiators in sedans. Hey dude, I just got done with mine and it works great! Oh yea, the engine was back there too! ah-ha,   Found one on Judge Phil's Uber Gallery, http://www.murileemartin.com/UG/LNHF15/ … _0078.html. This is for a race truck I am assuming. Cause I have been told that its not the greatest idea if you are not pulling out your front and rear windows so that it is still getting enough air. 2wd, with prerunner, rear spring, rear. motherboard, HDDs, RAM, etc. It may not display this or other websites correctly. 4 wheel drive, 1998-00. keep in mind this would without doors and a top. Valance Panel Mount Bracket 2 wheel drive, 1995-97. 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