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

92,675

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.
46,195

Listen to tennisshoes and don't do it.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
237,115

Bigger is better.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Sierra 1500

Looking for a Used Sierra 1500 in your area?

CarGurus has 7,540 nationwide Sierra 1500 listings starting at $3,950.

Postal Code:

Search GMC Sierra 1500 Questions

GMC Sierra 1500 Experts

#1 dragonflyoffshore
dragonflyoffshore
Reputation 5,010
#2 John Saffrahn
John Saffrahn
Reputation 3,540
#3 Glenn Clingenpeel
Glenn Clingenpeel
Reputation 3,150
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
298 Great Deals out of 8,122 listings starting at $2,499
Used Chevrolet Camaro
984 listings starting at $13,999

Used Cars For Sale

2017 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
5,604 listings starting at $25,170
2016 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
13 Great Deals out of 180 listings starting at $23,995
2015 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
36 Great Deals out of 459 listings starting at $20,775
2014 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
19 Great Deals out of 409 listings starting at $18,888
2013 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
24 Great Deals out of 257 listings starting at $15,800

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.