1966 heater core replacement

Joined
Nov 21, 2021
Thunderbird Year
1966
I need to replace the heater core in My 66. I have the old one out and I am looking for advice on the best quality replacement available. Any suggestions? I certainly don't want to tackle this job again!
 

inspector

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Joined
Mar 31, 2019
Thunderbird Year
1965
I agree. Removing the heater core is a pain in the ass. To make future removal easier I eliminated the need to access the back screws by installing a retainer clip at the back. I just slide the core in and the clip holds the back end in place.
 

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Joined
Nov 21, 2021
Thunderbird Year
1966
I agree. Removing the heater core is a pain in the ass. To make future removal easier I eliminated the need to access the back screws by installing a retainer clip at the back. I just slide the core in and the clip holds the back end in place.
Sounds like a good idea! It took Me all day to remove the heater box. Where did You purchase the replacement core?
 
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