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Old January 19th, 2011, 05:19 PM   #1
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88 mustang gt heater core.....advice..price....who wants to do it? lol

im picking up a 88 gt and the guy says the heater core is bad..guess its a common problem .from what i read online this is going to suck to do...they say 2hrs if youve done it before 4-5 if its yours first time..

Local shop wants 575 to do it.........Is this something anyone can do?

Or anyne willing to do it for a reasonable amount

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fyi its a 5.0 auto
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Old January 19th, 2011, 07:29 PM   #2
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Heat is overrated.

Save the money and buy go fast parts.
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Old January 19th, 2011, 07:35 PM   #3
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Heat is overrated.

Save the money and buy go fast parts.
I got 1500 to put into it .....just dont wanna spend 500 of it on a damn 30.00 heater core
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Old January 19th, 2011, 08:02 PM   #4
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$575? Four hours labor and a heater core should be around $300. Id do it for you if you lived closer
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Old January 19th, 2011, 08:03 PM   #5
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If you're mechanical try it.

I had an '84 GT and replaced the heater core without thinking it was difficult.
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