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Classic Heater

Classic Vehicle Heater Repair Specialist

Newquay Radiators and Exeter Radiators have been repairing Classic Vehicle Heaters since 1982.

Our highly trained technicians have over 100 years experience between them and they carry out each job to a high standard.

Whilst their aim is to meet customer requirements, they also provide advice on any options which could improve the performance, efficiency and longevity of the heater.


The first thing we do is test the heater to establish a diagnosis of the problem.


Pressure test to reveal a leak or leaks

Flow test to confirm a choked core

Visual checks provide further information


Tube plate overhaul

Rod out core

Small leaks in a copper and brass core repairs

Top and bottom tank repairs

Recore / Rebuild

Fit a new copper and brass core, which is repairable if future damage is sustained

Fit an upgraded core to improve efficiency


Build a new copper and brass replacement heater, which is repairable if future damage occurs.

Our workshops are located in Devon and Cornwall and many of our customers are local.

With the reliable network of couriers operating throughout the country, we also deal with customers from all over the UK.