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Old 18-10-2017, 05:07 PM   #1
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Struggling for space so I've top mounted my intercooler above my rad which is at a slight tilt just wondering what your opinions are also the fan will have to go on the front of the rad . Going to fit a scoop for the intercooler .

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Old 18-10-2017, 05:20 PM   #2
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Fan on the front of the rad is no issue, I have mine front mounted, itís bloody huge too, and Iíve had no issues with cooling.
Plenty of cars have used top mount intercoolers in the past, canít see it being an issue as long as you use a scoop.
I actually think itís a good idea, much better than it hanging out the front.


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Old 18-10-2017, 06:34 PM   #3
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Fan on the front of the rad is no issue, I have mine front mounted, itís bloody huge too, and Iíve had no issues with cooling.
Plenty of cars have used top mount intercoolers in the past, canít see it being an issue as long as you use a scoop.
I actually think itís a good idea, much better than it hanging out the front.


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Thanks puts my mind at rest you never know if they are going to work until you've tried it .
I've got mountings for intercooler fan as Well which may help with cooling .

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I doubt youíll need a fan for the intercooler, I would question if it would interfere with airflow rather than help with the radiator cooling, youíd have air blowing directly downwards right behind the rad and I would be concerned that would interfere with the flow of air coming through the rad.
My fan only comes on in standing traffic and isnít needed at all otherwise.


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