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Walker C-487-1 Cobra 1928-1929 Ford Model A Radiator for Chevy Engine

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Specs
Material Type:
Copper
Overall Height:
25.00
Overall Width:
19.25
Color:
Black
Transmission Cooler:
Yes
Tube Style:
Downflow
Sold in Quantity:
Each
Overall Thickness:
4.25
Row Quantity:
3
Finish:
Painted
Inlet Location:
Upper Left
Inlet Size:
1.50
Outlet Location:
Lower Right
Core Height:
19.68
Core Width:
19.00
Core Thickness:
2.00
Filler Neck Height:
2.50
Radiator Style:
Single Pass
MFG. Part #:
C-487-1
Notes
Includes 29 inch long 3/8 inch diameter return line. Transmission cooler fittings are 1/8 inch NPT.
Walker C-487-1 Cobra 1928-1929 Ford Model A Radiator for Chevy Engine
Walker C-487-1 Cobra 1928-1929 Ford Model A Radiator for Chevy Engine

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Walker C-487-1 Cobra 1928-1929 Ford Model A Radiator for Chevy Engine

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Walker Cobra Series radiators boast a relatively thin, but efficient, high-flow copper core which is ideal for use with mild Small Block engines with stock or low compression ratios. Each radiator is built for a direct fit with heavy gauge steel side brackets and standard mounting holes pre-stamped. Plus, all radiators feature a built-in oil cooler for use with automatic transmissions. They work with original, reproduction, steel or fiberglass grille shells.

  • Dummy filler neck in OEM location - accepts stock type caps & accessories
  • Copper core w/ 1-piece brass tanks
  • Vertical tubes every 1/4" and 17 fins per inch of height
  • Heavy duty 12 Ga. steel side brackets w/ pre-drilled holes
  • Use a 15-18 lb. radiator cap
  • Brass drain cock
  • Simple bolt-in install w/ no modifications to grille or grille shell

Ford Chassis W/ Chevy Engine Application Chart (GIF)

Learn more about how radiators work and selecting the proper radiator for your vehicle by reading our tech article. Radiator Cooling Performance

 

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Warranties

Walker is now extending their warranty on all Cobra Series radiators to a full ten years, affecting all Cobra Series units manufactured after January 1, 2007.

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