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Or you could always look at fitting spal tripac slimline fans or another brand in the same style, lighter, slimmer, easy to fit,  and has 100 percent more air pull imo :)

See Chillydog or Barrykearlly thread on here,   a good upgrade and not a very expensive upgrade either, plus you can delete the fan shroud housing also, so even more weight loss as the slimline fans sit straight on the radiator core   :thumbup:

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33 minutes ago, silverfrost said:

Or you could always look at fitting spal tripac slimline fans or another brand in the same style, lighter, slimmer, easy to fit,  and has 100 percent more air pull imo :)

See Chillydog or Barrykearlly thread on here,   a good upgrade and not a very expensive upgrade either, plus you can delete the fan shroud housing also, so even more weight loss as the slimline fans sit straight on the radiator core   :thumbup:

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Thx all,  considering I’m not refurbing the rads yet.  What would people suggest I get to replace just the one that’s broken?  Can I get just the 1 11” fan and fit in existing cowl? 

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They're 80s Ford Fiesta fans Chris, there are usually a few on eBay. The mounts are riveted to the inside of the shroud, are easily removed, they are basic structures and easily repaired. The whole shroud/fan assembly is secured to the radiator frame by 8 self tappers (4 top, 4 bottom) and can be removed as a whole if required. FB_IMG_1487643956993.jpg.b13d47d8fd8f81c81ac63590aa997730.jpg

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17 hours ago, ekwan said:

Just get it tack welded back.

I might try that thx.

 

21 hours ago, Steve V8 said:

They're 80s Ford Fiesta fans Chris, there are usually a few on eBay. The mounts are riveted to the inside of the shroud, are easily removed, they are basic structures and easily repaired. The whole shroud/fan assembly is secured to the radiator frame by 8 self tappers (4 top, 4 bottom) and can be removed as a whole if required. FB_IMG_1487643956993.jpg.b13d47d8fd8f81c81ac63590aa997730.jpg

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