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  1. Challenger Issues & Problems
    hey guys, so i just recently replaced my radiator drain plug, it was overheating before because it was leaking but once I replaced the plug it started overheating so I refilled the coolant and burped the system, only overheats when I start driving. Any ideas? I've replaced the radiator...
  2. Performance Modifications
    Being that high-quality factory radiator is leaking at 5 years (46k miles), I am looking at possibly purchasing an aftermarket all aluminum radiator. I do 2-3 HPDE track events a year and I also don't want to have to deal with changing the radiator out again due to poor quality/design. I am...
  3. Challenger Issues & Problems
    And another one..... My car was an early build (April) 2015 model. Yesterday I noticed little red drops on my garage floor. Today I pulled the bottom splash shield and the plastic fairing piece (starts before the splash shield) to get a closer look. Despite me hoping that it was a hose, the...
  4. Dodge Challenger R/T Specific
    How difficult is it to replace the radiator? What is the procedure? And is it necessary to take apart the entire front end of the car to do so? Thank you.
  5. Forum Threads
    Found that the passenger side tank of the radiator has gone kaput. This verified by both the atomized HOAG coolant cast off onto the ABS pump, the fuse box behind that and the underside of the intake ducting. Further confirmation was done by pressuring the cooing system with a bicycle pump. My...
  6. Challenger Issues & Problems
    Hello all! Just got done installing a new alternator in my 2012 Challenger 5.7 While I had been doing that, I noticed there was a pooling of white crud/mixed with some red/orange on the splash panels, which seems to be the coolant. There's small traces on the passenger side of the radiator, a...
  7. Exterior Discussion / Modifications
    this last week i was looking under the hood on my car thinking of ways to spruce things up and make it more appealing and bam huge eye sore of a radiator over flow that was starting to go from clear to yellowing. so i thought i should color match it to the body paint then i thought to myself now...
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