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

104,085

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.
54,445

Listen to tennisshoes and don't do it.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
261,155

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 65,796 nationwide Sierra 1500 listings starting at $1,750.

ZIP:

GMC Sierra 1500 Experts

  • #1
    dragonflyoffshore
    Reputation
    5,450
  • #2
    John Saffrahn
    Reputation
    3,760
  • #3
    Glenn Clingenpeel
    Reputation
    3,450
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
2,849 Great Deals out of 212,987 listings starting at $1,295
Used Chevrolet Camaro
468 Great Deals out of 31,526 listings starting at $3,550

Used Cars For Sale

2018 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
23,076 listings starting at $22,858
2017 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
115 Great Deals out of 15,591 listings starting at $22,236
2016 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
151 Great Deals out of 4,085 listings starting at $16,988
2015 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
176 Great Deals out of 5,443 listings starting at $14,990
2014 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
219 Great Deals out of 5,075 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.