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Roy Belding, Classic Car Mechanic
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Experience:  Grew up with most of the 50,60 and 70 high performance cars
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Mercury Monterey Luxury: my 1950 mercury overheating just installed

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my 1950 mercury overheating just installed new radiator &pumps also installed elect fan the car ran great before new rad. has extra row of tubes so unable to install stock fan
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Classic Car
Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 2 years ago.
Hello, do you have the fan set up in front or behind the radiator? If it's in front is it pushing air into the radiator and if behind is it pulling? What diameter fan and are you using any kind of controller for it?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
fan mounted in front pushing approximately 16 inches 180degree thermo
Expert:  Roy Belding replied 2 years ago.
good afternoon my name is ***** ***** I will assist
lets start at the beginning. why did you replace the radiator??? is there a running issue with the motor??? when did it start???
trying to get some background info to get you an accurate answer
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
waterpump leaking pas. side removed rad. to ease pump removal decided to replace rad. with exact new no running issues car runs fine overheats whin driving on highway what is your phone number
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Expert:  Roy Belding replied 2 years ago.
ok, got it.
I will send you a link for a phone conversation
is it overheating now???