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Old 02-28-2016, 11:00 AM   #1
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Default Are rubber radiator grommets available?

Has anyone found the rubber radiator shell grommets available over the counter at retailers? I am placing an order but wanted to see if I can buy those locally first.

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Old 02-28-2016, 11:12 AM   #2
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I would say no. You may be able to retrofit something, but I use old pieces of tire tube.Model A Vendors do sell the kits.
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Old 02-28-2016, 11:17 AM   #3
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Gary- how do you use old tire tubes?
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Old 02-28-2016, 11:32 AM   #4
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Check McMaster-Carr http://www.mcmaster.com/#rubber-grom...hings/=11bmfsi

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Old 02-28-2016, 11:36 AM   #5
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Default Re: Are rubber radiator grommets available?

Thanks Bob- I know I can always order them but my goal, for this item, is to shop locally. I wish I had a Tractor Supply or McMaster local.
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Old 02-28-2016, 11:50 AM   #6
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Ok then how about Lowes http://www.lowes.com/Search=rubber+g...bber+grommets#!

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Thanks Bob- those look like potential winners!
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I thought it was for the hold down for radiator! Not grommets. My mistake for the year!
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Old 02-28-2016, 06:43 PM   #9
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Follow-up, I hit Home Depot and found neoprene grommets for about $2, they fit the headlight holes pretty well!
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I have found that most suppliers sell Radiator grommets in sets of 3 either 28/29 or 30/31. The fit and work well. Try Mikes Affordable.
Over the counter grommets would be doubtful.
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