Radiator

Asked by Sep 05, 2016 at 01:04 AM about the 1990 GMC Sierra 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Can I put a smaller radiator in to replace a
bigger one.  

3 Answers

98,515

Usually it is the other way around, putting in a bigger radiator to replace the small one. I would not do it, an engine needs all th cooling it can get with today's engines running so lean and hot, cooling is not something you want to downsize.

2 of 2 people found this helpful.
50,765

Listen to tennisshoes and don't do it.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
251,305

Bigger is better.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Sierra 1500

Looking for a Used Sierra 1500 in your area?

CarGurus has 10,464 nationwide Sierra 1500 listings starting at $2,995.

Postal Code:

GMC Sierra 1500 Experts

  • #1
    dragonflyoffshore
    Reputation
    5,300
  • #2
    John Saffrahn
    Reputation
    3,670
  • #3
    Glenn Clingenpeel
    Reputation
    3,350
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
452 Great Deals out of 9,069 listings starting at $922
Used Chevrolet Camaro
795 listings starting at $10,000

Used Cars For Sale

2017 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
13 Great Deals out of 6,641 listings starting at $24,295
2016 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
26 Great Deals out of 234 listings starting at $21,988
2015 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
67 Great Deals out of 564 listings starting at $20,950
2014 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
40 Great Deals out of 527 listings starting at $16,963
2013 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
27 Great Deals out of 258 listings starting at $10,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.