Cold Case Radiators Firebird Radiator 70-81 Firebird Manual Transmission Aluminum GPF18

Cold Case Radiators Firebird Radiator 70-81 Firebird Manual Transmission Aluminum GPF18

$548.99 ea
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Estimated arrival: 10/30/2020 (If Ordered Today)
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1970-1981 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am Aluminum Performance Radiator. MT Cars. These COLD-CASE radiators are Tig welded 100 percent aluminum and absolutely beautiful. Don't buy a 3 or 4 row aluminum radiator! It doesn't cool as good as these oversize 2 row models.

These radiators are original appearing and have the correct stamping. Once painted, you'd be hard pressed to find a difference over an original versus a COLD-CASE.

  • 100 percent TIG welded
  • All Aluminum
  • Polished OE style tanks
  • (2) 1.25 inch tubes
  • 16 fins per inch
  • Corrugated fins that give more surface area and more thermal transfer
  • Pressure tested
  • For manual transmission
  • Direct fitment for 70-81 Firebird Trans Am
  • Old Part Number: RFE18L

Radiator Specs

  • Core Height 18.4 inch
  • Core Width 27.5 inch
  • Overall Height 18.8 inch
  • Overall Width 33.2 inch
  • Overall Thickness 3 inch
  • Tubes (2) 1.25 inch Tubes
  • Upper Hose 1.57 inch
  • Lower Hose 1.57 inch
About Cold Case Radiators

Cold-Case Radiators® is a division of Max Performance Inc, a leading supplier of auto restoration parts and accessories. Cold-Case Radiators® was founded in 2014 when a need for high quality aluminum radiators at a fair price surfaced. We're not new to the automotive business though. Max Performance Inc has been supplying the classic car market for over 35 years and Pypes Exhaust is our sister company, who has specialized in performance exhaust since 2003.

Our goal is simple. At Cold-Case Radiators®, we want to make aluminum performance radiators and accessories available and affordable to everyone. Even with our reduced prices, we do not sacrifice quality. All of our radiators are 100% tig welded aluminum. There is no cutting corners here.

We specialize in the Muscle Car market. From the 1950s all the way to present day, you will find Cold-Case Radiators® on American built muscle. The next time you want to upgrade that engine bay, remember the name...Cold-Case Radiators®.

Best thing about us is...Our radiators all come with a limited lifetime warranty! We stand behind our quality, research, and our products. If our radiator doesn't keep your car cool, send it back as part of our '60 day COOL Guarantee.'


The Vehicle Fitment Guide is to be used as a general reference. The data has been provided by our suppliers and manufacturers and may contain errors or incorrect data. Always refer to a professional to verify correct fitment for your vehicle.
Make Model Submodel Years Fitment Notes
Pontiac Firebird Esprit 1970 - 1981 70-81 Firebird MT
Pontiac Firebird Formula 1970 - 1981 70-81 Firebird MT
Pontiac Firebird Trans Am 1970 - 1981 70-81 Firebird MT
Pontiac Firebird 1970 - 1981 70-81 Firebird MT
Color Silver
Manufacturer Warranty Limited Lifetime Warranty
Core Height 18.4 Inch
Core Width 27.5 Inch
Overall Height 18.8 Inch
Overall Width 33.2 Inch
Thickness 3.0 Inch
Upper Hose 1.57 Inch
Lower Hose 1.57 Inch
Fins Per Inch 16
Finish Polished
Material Aluminum
CA Proposition 65 CALIFORNIA WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm -
Transmission Type Manual
Fits 70-81 Firebird MT

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