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No aftermarket offered that I've seen, besides I believe Allisport and CRR. Genuine ones are still being backordered regularly.
 

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I would go with the biggest radiator I could find which would be a custom made radiator or an Allisport. Expensive yes but cheaper than an engine rebuild.
 

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Fan clutch is new...interestingly, the new clutch made the fan roar for about a month after it was installed but it has since quieted down. Thermostat's old.
 

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Just pull the thermostat and see if that helps cool you down. That happened to me on the way back from buffalo and put in a new one shortly after I got back.
 

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I cannot recommend a Land Rover Genuine radiator. Most of them come to the dealership damaged, and all of them are poorly brush painted. You are much better off going to a local radiator shop and having them re-core it.
 

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I cannot recommend a Land Rover Genuine radiator. Most of them come to the dealership damaged, and all of them are poorly brush painted. You are much better off going to a local radiator shop and having them re-core it.
So funny. I got one from the dealer and it works perfectly and the fins are perfect but it looks like it was painted with a dick.

If you recore stick with 3 core, I recored one once to 4 and my truck ran hot until I ditched it to the new genuine 3 core painted with a dick.
 

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thats not a good place to break down...... glad you are still alive!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 

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thats not a good place to break down...... glad you are still alive!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
The chef was driving it to the airport to pick me up. Called me while I was waiting, said she was sitting in traffic. I asked if it were over heating. She said I don't know and sent me that picture of the gauge. I said turn it off!! She said, I'm in a tunnel. I said I don't care!! I then got in cab and headed for the tunnel. Called AAA along the way. They said, can't do it in the tunnel call state police. Called police. They sent a rollback. Picked up truck. Towed it to seaport area(no charge). Soon as they got it off the truck, I got in it, cranked no problem and we drove it home.
 

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only in a defender! put the heat on and drive!
 
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