Mishimoto Performance Aluminum Radiator w/ Stabilizer - Manual (96 4.6L)

Mishimoto Performance Aluminum Radiator w/ Stabilizer - Manual (96 4.6L)
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Hey Im Justin with AmericanMuscle.com, here with a way to keep your ride cool all while making a dramatic visual improvement under the hood as well, Im talking about these Mishimoto aluminum radiators for your 94-04 Mustang. Mishimoto has become one of the industry leaders in producing quality performance radiators for just about any vehicle you can think of, from bone stock daily drivers to hardcore professional race cars. These direct replacements are a great solution to an old, damaged, or leaking factory rad, or for a heavily modded or forced induction car, where the cooling system just cant keep up with the increased cooling needs. The Mishimoto will help keep your street or strip Mustang much cooler by using this 3 core, which is going to allow for a 25% increase in cooling capacity next to your stock radiator. Every Mishimoto radiator is constructed using durable lightweight aluminum, features leak proof fittings, and are all hand welded to ensure top notch quality and fitment. On top of all that, every Mishimoto radiator is backed by a no questions asked, limited lifetime warranty. A big feature with the Mishimoto is their patent pending floating bracket mounting system, that eliminates a major flaw in the factory mount design. Because of the Mustangs torque the front of the car tends to flex under load, which can sometimes lead to a damaged radiator. The floating brackets attach to the side of the radiator, using these rubber grommets to absorb any movement, in addition Mishimoto has added breaks to the top and bottom header plates, that allow the radiator to flex without being damaged. Getting this installed may be slightly more difficult than installing say, a cold air intake for instance, but honestly its not that bad. Think of it as a giant oil change. Before getting started you will need something on hand to hold all that fluid, in this case we recommend having at least a 15 quart drain pan on hand, before you start draining your fluids. Once you get all the fluids drained, remove the hoses from the stock radiator, unbolt it, and remove it from the engine bay. Reinstall the new Mishimoto in reverse order, reattach the hoses and fill it with a 50/50 mix of coolant and water. Doing all this should take you no more than 2 hours. Any gearhead knows that heat is one of the worse enemies of performance, it can hurt power, damage your fuel mileage and worse of all damage your motor. So if you want to help your Mustang keep its cool whether its on the street or the track, then youll definitely want to check out one of these Mishimoto performance aluminum radiators, right here at AmericanMuscle.com
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About Mishimoto

Mishimoto Performance Parts
Mishimoto Automotive is the leading manufacturer of aftermarket performance cooling products. Their company was established in April of 2003 with the goal of providing customers with quality cooling system upgrades suited for track cars and daily drivers alike. Their staff of automotive enthusiasts works hard to consistently produce high-quality products and provide excellent customer service.
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Product Features

  • Up to 25% more cooling capacity
  • Floating bracket stabilizer system
  • Lightweight aluminum construction
  • Leak-proof brass fittings
  • Hand-welded for perfect fit
  • Fits manual transmission only
  • Fits manual 96 Mustang GT & Cobra
Mishimoto's "No Questions Asked" Limited Lifetime Warranty

Keep Cool. If you're planning on running your GT or Cobra hard on the street or track, your engine can get too hot, losing precious horsepower or even harming your engine. Before you end up doing permanent damage, upgrade to a Mishimoto radiator. A Mishimoto radiator has up to 25% more cooling capacity than your stock radiator to keep engine temps down and power up for maximum performance and peace of mind.

Floating Bracket Stabilizer System. High torque engines and body flex can cause radiator end tanks to crack or separate from the core, in order to eliminate this issue Mishimoto has engineered a patent-pending floating bracket stabilizer system that allows their radiators to "float" freely with out binding or cracking under stress.

Lightweight Aluminum. Mishimoto Radiators are crafted of lightweight high-quality aluminum. Each radiator is hand-welded to which ensure a perfect fit and great underhood appearance.

Leak-Proof Design. Other aftermarket radiators have a design problem that causes leakage from the outlet to the overflow reservoir. Unlike other manufacturer, Mishimoto uses specially designed brass fittings to ensure leak-free performance. And all of their radiators are pressure tested twice before leaving the factory so you can install your new radiator with confidence.

Application. This Mishimoto Mustang Radiator is designed for the 1996 Mustang GT or Cobra with manual transmission only.

Technical Note. Fits manual transmission Mustangs only.
Specifications:
  • Overall Size: 34.8 x 19.2 x 4.2
  • Core Size: 24.02" x 15.28"
  • Rows: 2
  • Inlet: 1.5"
  • Outlet: 1.77"
  • Core Thickness: 1.57"
  • Tank Wall Thickness: 0.08"
  • Fill Neck: 1.61"
  • Drain Plug Thread Size: M12 x 1.5

Installation Time:

(approx) 2 Hours

Difficulty Level:

Advanced mechanical skills required.

What's in the box?

  • (1) Radiator
  • (1) Radiator Cap
  • (1) Magnetic Drain Plug w/ Dowty Oil Seal
  • (4) Rubber Bushings with Metal Collars
  • (4) M8 Flange Head Bolts
  • (4) M8 Washers
  • Left and Right Brackets

What's in the box?

  • (1) Radiator
  • (1) Radiator Cap
  • (1) Magnetic Drain Plug w/ Dowty Oil Seal
  • (4) Rubber Bushings with Metal Collars
  • (4) M8 Flange Head Bolts
  • (4) M8 Washers
  • Left and Right Brackets
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Fitment:
  • GT 96
  • Cobra 96
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Known Exceptions:

Will not fit automatic transmission unless combined with the Mishimoto Transmission Cooler.

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