It is currently Sat Aug 13, 2022 7:44 pm

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Tue Oct 12, 2021 10:03 pm 
Offline
SSE Member
SSE Member

Joined: Sat Oct 28, 2017 10:00 pm
Posts: 125
Year and Trim: 2003 Pontiac Bonneville SSEI
My Radiator is leaking and needs replaced.

Soooo....has anyone actually done this (read the brainstorming thread already). it looks as though you need the Radiator & overflow tank since the tank is pressurized...I didn't find a write-up on it. any special considerations/instructions/hints or other parts that need purchased?

And Pretty Please, before I get lectured on how I don't need an upgrade, I live in Texas and the car see's 115+ degree ambient temps in the summer...I want a bigger radiator.

I'm not opposed to doing a write-up on the process, I just can't afford my vehicle to be down for a week waiting on a part I should have ordered but didn't know was needed for the conversion.

_________________
2003 Pontiac Bonneville SSEI
3.8L V6 SC, 180*T (Drilled),
Custom PCM w/Perf Shift,
SLP Ceramic Coated Headers,
Thrasher Cold Air Intake,
GXP Tails, Interior Door handles, Trim pieces etc.
40th Aniv Grand Prix GTP Wheels (Very Shiny & Very Annoying :pukeleft: )


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Wed Oct 13, 2021 1:55 pm 
Offline
Administrator
Administrator
User avatar

Joined: Mon May 19, 2008 6:04 pm
Posts: 25663
Location: Browerville, MN
Year and Trim: 2004 GXP - plus a handful of other Bonnevilles
If you're looking for an upgrade option, just get a GXP radiator with thick core and have your SSEi plastic endcaps transferred onto the GXP radiator. Any radiator shop can do this.

_________________
Andrew - owner/operator of Bonnevilles Unlimited
Image
2004 Bonneville GXP | White Gold Tricoat | custom built supercharged 3800 hot rod | garage queen
1997 Corvette Coupe | Silver Metallic | Z06 wheels | Date-night Hauler/Parts runner
2014 Town & Country Limited | Cashmere Pearl | 75k | Family Hauler
2002 Ram 1500 Quad Cab Sport | Black| 250k | Official Bonneville Hauler


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]


Related topics
 Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. Oldsmobile Aurora V6 THICC Radiator Conversion

Ramcharger310

1

318

Wed Mar 16, 2022 2:12 pm

camopaint0707 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. something for EVERYONE TO READ.

99bonnieSE

12

1640

Mon Jul 27, 2009 9:54 pm

Speedster400 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. HID conversion

[ Go to pageGo to page: 1, 2 ]

Yoshicoby

22

3014

Thu Oct 30, 2008 8:05 pm

2003 SSEi View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. ZZPerformance Supercharger conversion kit

machinistmatt

3

1460

Thu Feb 19, 2015 9:39 pm

nos4blood70 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. 4T65 to 4T65HD Conversion

Speedster400

5

1932

Wed May 13, 2015 12:04 pm

Jrs3800 View the latest post

 


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group


phpBB SEO