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Author Topic: mc9 cooling system  (Read 1173 times)
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« on: June 21, 2007, 08:53:41 AM »

Are there any alternatives to the dual squirrel cage radiator system? Mine throws alot of oil and I thought it may be just as well to change the system. Thanks Tom
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« Reply #1 on: June 21, 2007, 09:54:20 AM »

Not unless you brew something up yourself.

You'd probably be best to pull the assembly and rebuild the gearbox. New seals, etc.


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« Reply #2 on: June 21, 2007, 10:41:34 AM »

Hi Tom,

It may be easier to fix the oil leaks??  Grin Grin

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« Reply #3 on: June 22, 2007, 12:32:18 AM »

Tom -

MCI built over 9,000 MC-9s with that cooling system.

It may be marginal on hot days climbing Rocky Top out west, but it works.

Clean it up and fix it up RIGHT and you won't have to worry about it.

If you don't already have one, get a shop manual and parts book, well worth the $$$.

FWIW & HTH. . .



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