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Vintage Radiator

Vintage Vehicle Radiator Repair Specialist.

We test vintage vehicle radiators to diagnose radiator problems.

Pressure test to reveal a leak or leaks
Flow test to confirm a choked core
Visual checks provide further information

Based on the test results, the following options are considered for resolving the radiator problem.


Filler neck repairs
Small leaks in a copper and brass core repairs
Top and bottom tank repairs

Recore / Rebuild:

Fit an original style core to retain the original features of the vehicle - honeycomb or film type
Fit a new modern copper and brass core, which is repairable if future damage is sustained
Fit an upgraded core to improve efficiency
Fit a modified core to suit the vehicle requirements


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

Vintage Car Radiators

Give us a  ring to speak with an experienced person regarding your radiator problem. In the majority of cases it will be suggested that your radiator is brought in to one of our workshops to enable our repairers to pressure test and flow test it. You can either bring the radiator in to our workshop personally, or we can arrange for a courier to pick it up on your behalf.

Sometimes a simple issue can be resolved over the phone.

Test results, along with a visual inspection, will ensure that you are given an accurate diagnosis of the problem and the various options available to resolve the issue.

Decision time, and we appreciate that time, finances and longevity are important considerations when deciding on how you would like your radiator problem to be resolved.

Vintage Van Radiators

Vintage Military Radiators

Vintage Bus Radiators

Vintage Tractor Radiators

Vintage Fire Engine Radiators

Vintage Vehicle Radiators, Oil Coolers, Heaters and Fuel Tanks have been repaired at Newquay Radiators and Exeter Radiators since 1982

Our highly trained technicians have over 100 years experience between them and 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 performanceefficiency and longevity of the radiator, oil cooler etc.

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.