Transmission Coolers Installation And Review Videos


Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2018 Toyota Sienna- Video

Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2018 Toyota Sienna

Hi there Sienna owners. Today, in your 2018 Toyota Sienna, we're going to be taking a look at, and showing you how to install Derale's auxiliary transmission cooler. Now this is what our transmission cooler looks like when it's installed. It comes with the hardware you need to mount it directly to the condenser here at the front. And this way you're going to get optimal air flow right through the cooler, through your condenser, as well as your radiator. If you're using your vehicle to haul some larger items, it can put extra stress on your transmission and that stress can cause excessive heat to build up. more


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8/13/2020 2:57:10 PM



Derale Series 8000 Transmission Cooler Installation - 2011 Chrysler Town and Country- Video

Derale Series 8000 Transmission Cooler Installation - 2011 Chrysler Town and Country

Ryan: Hey everybody, Ryan here at etrailer. Today, on our 2011 Chrysler Town and Country, we're going to be taking a look at and showing you how to install the Derale Series 8000 Plate Fin Transmission Cooler.Right off the bat, you can see we have our front bumper removed. No worries, that's just so we can actually see the transmission cooler, and how it works, because once the bumper is on, this has going to be completely hidden, for the most part.These Town and Countries are really versatile vans, and can do a little bit of everything, which does include some towing. A lot of our customers did some research to find out that their van is capable of that towing, but found out that the transmission tends to be the weak link, if you will. That's where the transmission cooler is going to come into play.What it's going to do is work in conjunction with the factory transmission cooler, but it's going to provide us with more efficiency, by lowering the temperature of our transmission fluid. That's really important, because he is the number one killer of transmissions. more


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7/27/2020 7:57:13 AM



Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2018 Nissan Frontier- Video

Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2018 Nissan Frontier

Hey everybody, Ryan here at etrailer. Today on our 2018 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be taking a look at and showing you how to install the Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler. this is what the transmission cooler is going to look like on the front of your Nissan. Now, in our case, we just left the front of the grill off, that way we could actually see what we're talking about here. A lot of our midsize truck customers use their vehicles to do quite a bit of towing. Whenever you're doing that, that can put some extra wear and tear on your transmission. more


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3/20/2020 7:07:07 AM



Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2011 Chevrolet Express Van- Video

Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2011 Chevrolet Express Van

Ryan: How's it going Ryan here @etrailer.com. Today, on our 2011 Chevrolet Express van, we're going to be taking a look at and showing you how to install the Derale 8000 plate-fin transmission cooler kit. Many of our Express van customers, use their vans as work vehicles, and that usually entails towing heavy trailers that are having a lot of weight inside, which can put some strain and heat into your transmission whereas with the cooler is going to help eliminate.It's going to help lower those transmission temperatures, prolonging the life of it, and making it more reliable. And that's going to put you and your passengers mind at ease, knowing that your transmission is running cool. You're not going to have to worry about breaking down or overheating. On the way, it's essentially going to work, this is going to act as a heat exchanger. more


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9/26/2019 5:07:26 PM



Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee- Video

Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Ryan: How's it going Ryan here at etrailer.com. Today on our 2018, Jeep Grand Cherokee, we're going to be taking a look at and showing you how to install the Derale series 8,000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler. Jeeps are very versatile vehicles and can be used to get a little bit of everything done. While some people may just run around town and run their errands in them, others may use them to do a lot of towing. That's where the Transmission Cooler is going to come into play because doing all that towing is going to put some extra strain and work on your transmission and that's one thing you're always going to have in the back of your mind is you're towing your trailer down the road, knowing that your transmission could potentially overheat and leave you stranded on the shoulder.Now the way this is going to help cool, your transmission fluid is very simple. Warm fluid is going to come in through one side and that fluid is going to travel across, see small plates over to the other side. more


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9/26/2019 1:12:47 PM



Derale Transmission Cooler Installation - 2011 Toyota Sienna- Video

Derale Transmission Cooler Installation - 2011 Toyota Sienna

Today on 2011 Toyota Sienna, we're going to be installing Derale Series 8000 Plate and Transmission Cooler. This transmission cooler is going to help extend the life of your transmission. It's an auxiliary supplemental cooling system for your transmission to further cool the fluid.What this means for you is that if you use your vehicle for a lot of heavy towing, that puts a lot of extra stress on your transmission, which builds excessive heat. This cooler will help dissipate that heat and allow it to operate more under normal conditions, extending the life even when under those stressful towing conditions.We'll begin our installation at the front of the vehicle by removing our front grill. There are several pins across the front center, at the top, that we're going to remove using a flat-bladed screwdriver. Pop out the center first and then you can pull the pin out. more


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3/20/2019 2:52:15 PM



Derale Series 9000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2010 Acura MDX- Video

Derale Series 9000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2010 Acura MDX

Today on our 2010 Acura MDX, we're going to be installing Derale Series 9000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler.This is what our transmission cooler's going to look like when it's installed. It's going to extend the life of your transmission by keeping your fluid cooler and at normal operating temperatures. This is particularly useful if you plan on using your vehicle for heavier towing that can cause extra wear and tear on the transmission and generate a lot of excess heat. This additional cooler will help dissipate that heat allowing the fluid to act as if you we're driving it under more normal conditions.It's a radiator-style cooler, meaning that it is air cooled. The air will flow through the various fins in here cooling the pipes that the fluid is running through inside just like the radiator on your vehicle. The cooler also features turbulator technology where it keeps the fluid continually agitated so you don't experience any drops in pressure and it's constantly dissipating heat.The cooler's simple to install. more


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3/19/2019 3:17:37 PM



Derale 8000 Plate Fin Transmission Cooler Installation - 2010 Honda Odyssey- Video

Derale 8000 Plate Fin Transmission Cooler Installation - 2010 Honda Odyssey

Today on our 2010 Honda Odyssey, we're going to be taking a look at and showing you how to install the Derale Series 8000 Plate Fen Transmission Cooler Kit. Now, this is what the cooler looks like installed. For video purposes, we do have the front bumper off. That way, you can get a better view and see what it looks like.Now, your transmission is really going to benefit from an extra cooler because it'll lower those temperatures and really prolong the life of the transmission. Very simple how the transmission cooler actually works. It's going to work in line with your factory cooler, so what happens is, transmission fluid will get pumped into one side of the cooler. more


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3/4/2019 2:02:11 PM



Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2015 Chrysler Town and Country- Video

Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2015 Chrysler Town and Country

Today on our 2015 Chrysler Town and Country, we're going to take a look at and install the Derale Series 8000 Plate Fin Transmission Cooler Kit. Here's what the transmission cooler looks like installed. We have the front fascia removed, that way you can see how it works and have a good idea of what it looks like.Now, the reason you would want a transmission cooler is, say if you're pulling a heavy load regularly or pulling a trailer, the transmission cooler actually assists your transmission to keep it nice and cool. That way you don't overheat it and damage it. The way it does that is, it runs in line with your factory transmission cooler. So you'd simply tap into it and direct the fluid into the new transmission cooler. more


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2/13/2019 1:07:32 PM



Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2014 Honda Odyssey- Video

Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2014 Honda Odyssey

Today in our 2014 Honda Odyssey we're going to take a look at and also show you how to install the Derale Series 8000 Plate Fin Transmission Cooler Kit with barb inlets. This is a class three efficient type cooler. Part number is D13503.Now this is what your cooler is going to look like installed. This being an auxiliary cooler, it's made to maintain the temperature of your transmission fluid. In this Odyssey at the bottom of the radiator there's a factory transmission cooler built in, so we're just adding this to that essentially.Run our lines down, make our connection. Our fluid's gonna come in one side and it goes through those fins. more


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1/21/2019 11:32:13 AM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2017 GMC Canyon- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2017 GMC Canyon

Speaker 1: Today in our 2017 GMC Canyon, we're gonna be installing Derale's 8,000 Series Transmission Cooler Kit, part number D13503. In conjunction with that, we'll be using Derale's Snap In Radiator Adaptor for GM vehicles, part number D13035.And this is what our Transmission Cooler's gonna look like when it's installed. We have our fascia removed to make it easier to see. It can be mounted in any location you like, but this is the closest location to where you hook up your lines.This auxiliary cooler is gonna help keep your transmission fluid at normal, lower operating temperatures. So when you're hauling heavy loads, and putting more stress on your transmission, that fluid temperature's not gonna rise up and cause potential transmission damage. It's gonna keep that temperature more regulated, to it'll be a normal operating temperature even under the most stressful conditions. more


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10/16/2018 1:03:14 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2017 Chevrolet Equinox- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2017 Chevrolet Equinox

Speaker 1: Today on this 2017 Chevrolet Equinox, we'll be having a look at and showing you how to install the Derale Series 8000 plate fin transmission cooler kit, part number D13502.Here's what our transmission cooler looks like installed. Now the reason you're going to want an auxiliary transmission cooler such as this one on your vehicle is quite simple. Heat is the enemy of transmissions. It is the number one cause of premature failure on your transmission. By reducing the temperature of the fluid inside your transmission, you will extend the life of it, and also have added cooling abilities. The colder the transmission fluid is, the more heat it can actually absorb. more


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5/7/2018 4:02:33 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2010 Honda Odyssey- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2010 Honda Odyssey

Speaker 1: Today in this 2010 Honda Odyssey, we'll be having a look at and showing you how to install the Derale series 8000 plate fin transmission cooler, part number D13502.Now here's what our transmission cooler looks like installed. For video purposes we've left off our radiator cover panel here, so you can see what it looks like. The reason you're going to want an auxiliary transmission cooler on your vehicle, is because the number one killer of automatic transmissions today is heat. By adding an additional or an auxiliary transmission cooler to your vehicle, you can help lower the operating temperature of your transmission thus extending the life of your fluid and the overall life of your transmission itself.Now most vehicles such as this Odyssey here that are equipped with an automatic transmission, already have some sort of a transmission cooler built into them. On this Odyssey's case, it's built into the vehicles' radiator. Now while this is adequate for most situations, if you find yourself towing a trailer or going up mountainous terrain especially with the trailer. more


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11/14/2017 5:32:38 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2017 Honda Pilot- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2017 Honda Pilot

Today on our 2017 Honda Pilot, we'll be having a look at, and installing, the Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit. Part number D13503. Here's what our transmission cooler looks like installed. Obviously we have our fascia off right now, but this is so you can get a good look at what it looks like on the vehicle installed. This transmission cooler is a great solution for Honda Pilot's lack of proper transmission cooling if you want to tow a trailer. Honda actually recommends installing an aftermarket transmission cooler if you want to tow a trailer with your Pilot. This class three transmission cooler will help lower transmission temperature. more


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5/4/2017 4:37:35 PM



Flex-a-lite Translife Transmission Cooler Installation - 2017 Chevrolet Equinox- Video

Flex-a-lite Translife Transmission Cooler Installation - 2017 Chevrolet Equinox

Today on our 2017 Chevrolet Equinox, we're going to review and install the Flex-a-Lite Translife Transmission Cooler. Part number FLX4110. With this part number, this is what you get. This is our transmission cooler right here. We got a nice length of hose to hook up to our transmission lines. We have some barb fittings that hook up our lines to, some matching clamps and also some cushions that'll go between transmission cooler and where we mount it up to. This is a great addition to your vehicle if you're going to do a lot of towing with it. more


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3/21/2017 11:12:11 AM



Flex-a-lite Translife Transmission Cooler Installation - 2004 Acura MDX- Video

Flex-a-lite Translife Transmission Cooler Installation - 2004 Acura MDX

Today on our 2004 Acura MDX we'll be installing the Flex-A-Lite Translife Transmission Cooler, part number FLX4118. Here's what our transmission cooler looks like once it's installed. As you can see, it's barely noticeable behind our upper grill opening where our Acura emblem is. This transmission cooler will help give us increased transmission life by reducing transmission temperatures during normal driving, hard driving, or when towing a trailer. Acura does recommend the use of a transmission cooler when towing a trailer with the MDX. All right, here's what our transmission cooler kit comes with. We have our transmission cooler itself, which measures 15 inches wide by 7 1/2 inches tall and 3/4 of an inch thick. more


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2/15/2017 9:07:07 AM



Flex-a-lite Translife Direct Fit Transmission Cooler Installation - 2008 GMC Yukon- Video

Flex-a-lite Translife Direct Fit Transmission Cooler Installation - 2008 GMC Yukon

Today on our 2008 GMC Yukon Denali, were going to take a look at and show you how to install the Flex-a-lite Translife Direct-fit Transmission Cooler. This is a Class 3 Tube and Fin style cooler with barbed fittings. This part number is FLX4118GMT. All right. Now, heres a good comparison look of our aftermarket cooler versus our factory cooler. As you can see our factory cooler does a decent job of helping to cool the transmission, but this is just better. more


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12/13/2016 1:30:54 PM



Flex-a-lite Translife Transmission Cooler Installation - 2014 Kia Sorento- Video

Flex-a-lite Translife Transmission Cooler Installation - 2014 Kia Sorento

Today, on our 2014 Kia Sorento, we'll be installing the Flex-a-lite Translife transmission cooler, part number FLX4116. Now, this transmission cooler will help extend the life of our transmission by reducing transmission temperatures during extreme driving conditions, such as towing a heavy trailer, or if you're driving in mountainous terrain. You can see how nice and tucked up out of the way our transmission cooler is. It doesn't stick out too far. You can barely notice it behind the grill. Here's what our transmission cooler comes with. We have our transmission cooler here. more


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12/9/2016 1:32:15 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2011 Honda Odyssey- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2011 Honda Odyssey

Male: Today in our 2011 Honda Odyssey, we're going to be taking a look at and installing the Derale Series 8000 plate-fin Transmission Cooler Kit, part number D13503. On this Odyssey we've got the transmission cooler installed right behind the fascia here. What this cooler is going to do is help to cool the transmission fluid even more to keep lower operating temperatures for the transmission even when towing or hauling heavy loads up a hill. The reason that you want lower transmission temperatures is because that's going to help to prolong the life of the transmission and those internals that wear down. It's going to take them longer to do that because they don't get as hot. Now, let's show you how to install this cooler. Here's everything that's going to come with the kit. You've got the cooler, then you've got your hose that you'll use to connect to it. Then here you've got a fitting to link your hoses, 4 hose clamps. more


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9/26/2016 10:51:12 AM



Derale Dyno-Cool Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2008 Honda Odyssey- Video

Derale Dyno-Cool Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2008 Honda Odyssey

Today on our 2008 Honda Odyssey we're going to be taking a look at and installing the Derali Dyna-Cool Tube Fin Transmission Cooler kit, part number D12902. What this cooler does is it's designed to help the existing cooler that's on the vehicle in order to keep the transmission temperatures down, so whether you're looking for something to help prolong the life of your transmission or if you're looking for something to keep those temperatures cool when you're hauling something behind the vehicle, this is going to do a really good job of helping with that. As you can see, it doesn't add a whole lot to the front of the existing coolers on the vehicle. With the aluminum that it's made of, it gives it a nice finish. If you're able to see it, it definitely still gives it a nice clean look. Our customers really seems to like this cooler because they say it does a good job of keeping the transmission temperatures down, and it's also fairly easy to install. Here's where it hooks up into the existing cooler. We took the return line off, the one going back to the transmission, then we connected a hose from the cooler to send that already cooled transmission fluid coming out of the factory cooler up into the new Derale cooler to cool it down even further before sending it back through that return line into the transmission. Let's go ahead and show you how to install it. more


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7/21/2016 3:02:46 PM



Flex-a-lite Translife Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2009 Dodge Grand Caravan- Video

Flex-a-lite Translife Transmission Cooler Kit Installation - 2009 Dodge Grand Caravan

Today on our 2009 Dodge Grand Caravan, we're going to be showing you how to install the Flex A Lite Trans Light. This is a class 4 transmission cooler with barbed fittings, measuring 7.5 inches by 20 inches. Part number is FLX4120. The transmission cooler really is going to do a great job of providing extra life for the transmission. It puts cooler fluid back in it so it's going to operate at a lower temperature. The van has a factory transmission cooler so we're able to take full advantage of that, run directly into our after market cooler just for that additional cooling effect. Mounting this is a simple process. more


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6/6/2016 3:37:18 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2012 Subaru Outback Wagon- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2012 Subaru Outback Wagon

Today on our 2012 Subaru Outback Wagon, we're going to show you how to install the Derale performance series 8000 plate-fin transmission cooler kit with farbed 00:00:08 inlets. This is a class 3 efficient cooler, part number is D13503. Now to begin our installation we're going to pop the fascia off the front of the Subaru here, it's one that doesn't require a whole lot of effort to do, so to get us a lot of room to work we'll start removing our push pin fasteners, we're underneath the front quarter of the car here. Use a screwdriver or trim panel tool, whatever you've got. We're just going to the center core out first, then the rest of it will come in after that's through. Then we'll take the one right where the front fascia meets the fender in the corners out. We're going to do this on both sides. Now we're ready to head up top. more


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3/18/2016 2:31:06 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2016 Honda Pilot- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2016 Honda Pilot

Today on our 2016 Honda Pilot we're going to show you how to install the Derale Series 8000 plate-fin transmission cooler. Offering barbed inlets. This is a Class III efficient cooler. Part #D13503. To access our transmission lines we're going to be removing this black, plastic panel here, it's got some push-pin fasteners, a couple of Phillips head fasteners and also four 10 millimeter bolts that go right across the front here. We'll hang on to all of our hardware because we'll want to put this panel back in place once we have it down. We can work on removing the push pin fasteners. more


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2/18/2016 1:56:09 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2011 Honda Odyssey- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2011 Honda Odyssey

On our 2011 Honda Odyssey, we're going to show you Derale Dyno-Cool Tube-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit. Part #D12906. Before we install, let's go ahead and show you what components you get with the kit. This is the cooler itself. To give you an idea of dimensions, overall length, looking at 13 inches from this edge to this edge. The width here is going to be about just over 7 1/2 inches, to give you an idea of how much room you need to install on your vehicle. Counting 00:28 for the length of hose, they'll connect up to your existing lines on your van. more


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8/18/2015 2:46:21 PM



Derale Transmission Cooler Installation - 2009 GMC Yukon- Video

Derale Transmission Cooler Installation - 2009 GMC Yukon

Today on our 2009 GMC Yukon, we're going to show you haw to install the Derale series 8000 class four efficient plate fin transmission cooler kit with barb inlets, part number is D13504. At the beginning of our installation we're going to get this front bumper fascia area taken off. We've got one, two, three, four, five, and six bolts we'll take out. These require a ten millimeter socket. Now that we've got that loosened up we'll head around to the fender wells. In each fender we're going to have a seven millimeter bolt here at the top and here at the bottom. Then we've got a couple of push pin fasteners that we'll also have to take out. These take a seven millimeter socket. more


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7/22/2015 11:36:06 AM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2005 Jeep Liberty- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2005 Jeep Liberty

Today on our 2005 Jeep Liberty we're going to review an install of the Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit, part number D13502. Here's what our cooler will look like once it's installed. These coolers are typically installed when hauling heavy loads, or possibly even towing a heavy load, to keep the transmission temperature down to prevent the excessive heat-related transmission failures. The cooler itself is approximately 11" long, and 7" tall. It's about 1" thick, so it's compact enough that it'll fit here behind the manufacturer's grill in the air flow for optimum cooling. One of the really nice features about this cooler is it can be an add-on to a system that already has a manufacturer's cooler, or added to a system that doesn't have a cooler for additional protection for your transmission. Making it an ideal use, as in this application, for an add-on system. more


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7/6/2015 1:31:06 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2007 Nissan Murano- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2007 Nissan Murano

Today in our 2007 Nissan Murano we'll be installing the Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler with Barb Inlets, part number D13503. We're going to go ahead and start out by removing this under-body panel right here. We have push fasteners here and a couple of Phillips head fasteners. Let's go ahead and take a flat blade screwdriver, get underneath the edge of the push fastener. If you have a trim panel removal tool that will also help you get underneath the fastener and pull it out. You just have to work from side to side until they loosen up. There are a couple of Phillips head fasteners here so we'll go ahead and just take a Phillips screwdriver and undo those. Some of them just like to come right out and some of them can put up a little fight. Just work your way across and remove them. Now let's go ahead and set this aside for re-installation later. Now, if you're able to turn your wheel in you'll have more access here to the inner fender well. more


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6/1/2015 2:01:47 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2013 Dodge Grand Caravan- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2013 Dodge Grand Caravan

Today in our 2013 Dodge Grand Caravan, we're going to review and install the Derale transmission cooler part number D13503. Now to begin our install, we're going to open up the hood. We need to remove the front fascia to gain access to a location to mount our transmission cooler. To remove the front fascia, we'll start here at the top, removing the 4 fasteners. The 2 on the outside will be screws, or bolts, and the 2 on the inside will be push-pin fasteners. We'll go ahead and remove the push-pin fasteners first using our flat blade screw driver, prying the center of the fastener up and then removing it. more


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5/20/2015 4:12:08 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2014 Nissan Frontier- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to install the Derale Series 8000 plate fin transmission cooler kit, part number D13502. Now to begin our install we're going to go ahead and remove the front grille. To remove the front grille we'll need to remove the multiple push pin fasteners that hold it in place. To remove the push pin fasteners we'll pry up on the center of the fastener and then remove it completely, just using a thin flat-bladed screwdriver. Now, behind the grille at the lower portion of it there are two more push pin fasteners, one on each corner. Go ahead and pry it free, then pull it out. Now with all our push pin fasteners removed, here along the bottom edge we just reach behind the front grille and gently pry it up on the six tabs to release them from the front bumper fascia. more


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4/8/2015 6:26:06 AM



Derale 8000 Plate Fin Transmission Cooler Installation - 2008 Ford Escape- Video

Derale 8000 Plate Fin Transmission Cooler Installation - 2008 Ford Escape

Today on our 2008 Ford Escape, we'll be installing the Duralli Transmission Cooler, part number D13501. To begin our install, we've already gone ahead and opened up the hood and we'll need to remove the front grill. To remove the front grill, there are multiple fasteners. Starting here at the top, we'll remove the two fasteners. Then we can pull slightly back on the grill, and locate two additional screw fasteners that secure the lower portion of the grill to the front bumper fascia. Now, once we remove both screws, one on each side, we'll need to remove two nuts that go over screw studs built into the front grill. We'll go ahead and repeat the same process on the other side. more


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1/29/2015 1:18:00 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2006 Jeep Commander- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2006 Jeep Commander

Today on our 2006 Jeep Commander we'll be installing the Derale Series 8000 plate-fin transmission cooler kit, part number D13503. Note, we'll be using the Derale snap-in radiator fitting to make our connection, part number D13035. Now let's go ahead and begin our install. First we'll need to gain access to the transmission cooler lines. To do this we're going to remove the front grill assembly. To remove the front grill assembly there are a total of six push pin fasteners across the top that will need to be removed. The remove the push pin fasteners we'll use our flat blade screwdriver to pry up in the center of the fastener and then remove the fastener completely. more


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1/29/2015 1:15:57 PM



Derale Series 9000 Transmission Cooler Installation - 2003 Chevrolet Avalanche- Video

Derale Series 9000 Transmission Cooler Installation - 2003 Chevrolet Avalanche

Today, in the Chevy Avalanche well be installing the Derale Series 9000 Plate-Fin Transmission Tool Kit, part number D13611. To begin our install, well first go ahead and open the hood. Then remove the three push-pin fasteners going across the top of the engine bay. To remove these fasteners well use our flat blade screw driver and pry out on the center of the fastener and then completely remove it. Next, using a plastic pry tool or a flatbed screwdriver, and begin working the front clip off as itll unlock the fasteners underneath. Starting on the corners first and then working our way towards the middle. more


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1/26/2015 10:21:23 AM



Derale Transmission Cooler Installation - 2005 Nissan Pathfinder- Video

Derale Transmission Cooler Installation - 2005 Nissan Pathfinder

Today on our 2005, Nissan Pathfinder, we'll be installing the Derale Series 8000, Plate Fin Transmission Cooler Kit, part number D13504. Before we can begin installation, we'll first need to remove the lower rock guard. To remove the rock guard there are multiple fasteners that will need to be removed. Were going to go ahead and remove the front grill. To remove the front grill we've got multiple fasteners across the top, and on the front.Then once the fasteners are removed we'll reach inside the grill and release the plastic fasteners holding it to the bumper cover. Now we'll go ahead and remove the grill and set it aside. more


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1/20/2015 9:45:55 AM



Derale Dyno-Cool Transmission Cooler Installation - 2006 GMC Savanna Van- Video

Derale Dyno-Cool Transmission Cooler Installation - 2006 GMC Savanna Van

Today on our 2006 GMC Savana Van, we'll be installing the Derale Dyno-Cool Thin Tube Transmission Cooler kit, part number D12904. Now to begin our install, we've already gone ahead and raised the hood and we're going to remove the front grille so that we can mount our cooler. To remove the front grille, there are two fasteners here at the top. We'll also need to pop the corners free and this will be fascia that runs all the way over to the fender and around the front blinker. Now to remove the front fascia here at the corners, we'll need to pull the blinker assembly out and remove the fastener behind it. To pull the blinker assembly out, there's a gray snap fastener that secures it in the corner. Using a flat blade screwdriver or a plastic pry bar, we can pull the taillight assembly out. more


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12/22/2014 8:53:20 AM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2001 Ford Explorer- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2001 Ford Explorer

Today on our 2001 Ford Explorer we'll be installing the Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler. Part number D13503. We've gone ahead and located a spot to mount the transmission cooler. Now we just need to gain access. To do this we'll simply remove the front bumper. To remove the front bumper we'll first unplug the electrical, which for this application will be the front fog lights. more


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11/14/2014 10:08:54 AM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2009 Nissan Xterra- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2009 Nissan Xterra

Today on our 2009 Nissan Xterra we'll be installing the Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit, part number D13502. Our first step will be removing the manufacturer's grill. To do that, across the top there are six push-pin fasteners to be removed. To remove the push-pin fasteners, we'll take a flat-bladed screwdriver, pry on in the center and then remove the entire push-pin fastener. With all six removed, there are two center attachment points where we'll reach in through the top of the grill, press in the locking tab to release the two attachment points, and then there are four more underneath the center bumper support. We'll press on the locking tab, which will release the grill from its position. Now that we have the grill removed, you can see the fasteners that we're securing it. Now with the vehicle in the cold or cool temperature, we'll go ahead and start and run the vehicle until the transmission warms up, checking the temperature at both the in- and outlet, which will be determined as the vehicle warms up. more


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10/7/2014 11:17:15 AM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2013 Honda Odyssey- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2013 Honda Odyssey

Today on our 2013 Honda Odyssey, we'll be installing the Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler kit, part number D13503. To begin our install, we've already opened the hood and we're ready to start removing the upper fasteners for the front fascia and air guard. To remove the pushpin fasteners, we'll use a flat blade screwdriver, get underneath the center of the fastener, pop it up and then remove the fastener. There'll be multiple fasteners that'll need to be removed. Now with all the fasteners removed from the top air guard, we'll go ahead and pull the air guard out of the way. We'll set it aside for re-installation later. Next we'll remove the two bolts securing the top brackets of the upper fascia. more


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9/30/2014 11:54:50 AM



Derale Transmission Cooler Installation - 2014 Honda Odyssey- Video

Derale Transmission Cooler Installation - 2014 Honda Odyssey

Today in our 2014 Honda Odyssey, well be installing the Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit part number D13504. Now to begin our install, well first go ahead and open the hood and remove the top panel here between the front fascia and core support. To remove it, there are multiple push pin fasteners that will need to be taken out. To remove the push pin fasteners, well just use a flat blade screwdriver to pop the center up, then get underneath the fastener and remove it completely. Once we have all the push pin fasteners out of the way, well go ahead and work the panel up and out and over the hood release. Once we have that out of the way, well go ahead and set it aside. Next were going to remove the two fasteners here at the core support that secure the top of the front fascia. more


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9/25/2014 6:46:13 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2006 Honda Odyssey- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2006 Honda Odyssey

Today on our 2006 Honda Odyssey we'll be installing the Derale series 8000 plate-fin transmission cooler kit, part number: D13503. To begin our install, we'll first need to go ahead and remove the upper engine panel. To remove it they'll be multiple push pin fasteners that we'll go ahead and remove. To remove push pin fasteners we'll simply take a flat blade screwdriver, get underneath the center of the push pin, pry it up and then remove the push pin fastener completely. Once we remove the upper panel we'll go ahead and set it aside and then remove two push pin fasteners underneath that secure the front grill to a bracket underneath. Next, we're going to move underneath the vehicle and repeat the same process with the under body trim panel. more


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9/16/2014 5:02:18 AM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2006 Honda Pilot- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2006 Honda Pilot

Today on this 2006 Honda Pilot we're going to install part number D13503. This is the Rally Series 8000 Plate Fin and Transmission Cooler Kit. First thing we need to do is go ahead and disassemble the front of the car, where we do get access to the front of the AC condenser behind the grill. To do that we're going to remove this top plate, plate on the bottom and then we'll go ahead and take off the bumper cover. Let's go ahead and remove our top cover first. There'll be a series of plastic rivets that we have to remove. If you raise the centers up just high enough, then they pop right out. This panel's loose, so go ahead and just slip it off, then guide it over the handle here. more


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5/8/2014 4:51:04 PM



Derale Combination Transmission and Engine Oil Cooler Installation - 2012 Toyota 4Runner- Video

Derale Combination Transmission and Engine Oil Cooler Installation - 2012 Toyota 4Runner

Today on our 20174 Toyota 4Runner, we'll be installing the Derale Combination Cooler. Part number D15902. Now, to begin out install, we'll first go ahead and open up the hood. We've got remove the top fascia cover that will go between the fascia and core support. This says multiple push pin fasteners will need to be removed. To remove these push pin fasteners, we'll simply pry up on the center of the fastener and then remove it completely. Next, we'll start removing the multiple fasteners to undo the front fascia. They'll be fasteners that secure the top of the fascia inside the wheel well and underneath. Once we remove all these fasteners which will be bolts and push pin fasteners, we'll then go ahead and pull out on the wheel well to release the fascia from the fasteners underneath, slightly pull back on the fascia enough that we can reach inside and release the manufacturer's electrical wiring that runs to the fascia. We'll remove the fasteners to secure the lower rock guard. Once we removed the fasteners, we'll swing the rock guard down and remove it from the vehicle. more


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2/10/2014 1:01:04 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2014 Honda Odyssey- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2014 Honda Odyssey

Today on our 2014 Honda Odyssey, we'll be installing the Derale Series 8000 Plate Fin Transmission Cooler Kit, part number D13502. Now to begIn our install, we'll first go ahead and open up the hood. We'll need to remove the top engine cover, those between the grill in the front core support. To do this, we'll remove the multiple push pin fasteners that secure the plastic cover and air intake. Well to remove the push pin fasteners, we'll go and pull Next, we'll then remove the 2 fasteners here, the top and secure the grill to the core support. Now with that done, we'll move to the wheel wells. To make it easier to remove the 2 screw fasteners inside the wheel well, we'll go ahead and turn the wheel inside while working on the driver's side and then inside while we're working on the passenger's side. Now with those fasteners out of the way, we'll move underneath the vehicle, we'll remove multiple fasteners that secure the front fascia and lower rock guard for both screw and push pin fasteners. Now with all the fasteners removed, we'll go ahead and pull the lower rock guard out and set it aside. It's a good idea "to get an extra set of" 00:01:20 hands as we'll remove the front fascia. To remove the front fascia, we'll pull out on the corner of the fascia where it needs to wheel well, releasing the fasteners underneath. more


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1/13/2014 10:12:36 AM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2009 Honda CR-V- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2009 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2009 Honda CRV, we're going to install part number D13502 from Derale. This is their transmission cooler. To start off, we're going to have to remove the front bumper fixture and grill to get access to the condenser for the AC. This is where the transmission cooler will attach to. We'll go ahead and open up the hood and there's a small panel on top with a number of fasteners and pop rivets that we can remove to take off the top panel. Now we'll move to the driver's side, and there will be two screws in the fender well, plus one more plastic rivet on the inside edge of the fender well that we have to remove. more


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6/18/2013 11:12:36 AM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 1999 Ford F-350- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 1999 Ford F-350

Today, on our 1999 Ford F-350 well be installing the Derale Series 7000 Tube-Fin Transmission Cooler Kit part number d13105. To begin our install well first locate the transmission lines and the return line from the manufactures transmission cooler. After warming the vehicle up, we located the line here just in front of the engine. Our next step will be removing the front grill. To remove the front grill well remove the four fasteners across the top. There are two snap fasteners at the bottom, youll need to release the metal clip and once released we can remove the grill. more


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6/14/2013 6:16:58 AM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2005 Chevrolet Avalanche- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2005 Chevrolet Avalanche

Today on our 2005 Chevrolet Avalanche, we'll be installing the Derale Transmission Cooler, part number D12906. We'll also be using the Derale Universal Mount Kit, part number D13002 and the GM Radiator Adaptor, part number D13035.Now our truck has had some modifications so the removal of the grill is different than normal, so we will not be showing it. With our grill out of the way, we'll go ahead and test fit the cooler.After finding a good spot for our cooler, using a couple of bolts and nuts we purchased separately, we'll attach the Derale brackets to the cooler. At this point, we want to leave the brackets loose until theyre mounted to the vehicle. We can go ahead and attach the rubber line to the cooler as well using two of the worm clamps. It also may be necessary to use some transmission fluid as lubricant to get the line around the fittings.We can now tighten down the worm clamp securing the rubber line to our cooler. more


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3/26/2013 5:20:58 AM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2011 Chevrolet Suburban- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2011 Chevrolet Suburban

Today on our 2011 Chevy Suburban, we'll be installing the Derale Series 8000 Plate-Fin Transmission Cooler, part number D13503. To gain access to the front of the vehicle near the radiator, we're going to remove the front clip. To do this, there are multiple fasteners along the top edge of the front clip. We'll go ahead and remove those first. Next, we'll move to the wheel well where there are multiple push pin and screw-in fasteners to remove. Now, we'll go ahead and get underneath the vehicle where we'll have several more fasteners that need to be removed. more


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10/18/2012 11:12:59 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2004 Chevrolet TrailBlazer- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2004 Chevrolet TrailBlazer

Today on our 2004 Chevy Trailblazer we'll be installing the Durale Series 8000 Plate-fin Transmission Cooler Kit, part number D13503. Before we can begin installing the cooler, we'll fist need to go ahead and gain accessto the front radiator and/or A/C cooler. To do this we'll go ahead and remove the frontbumper cover and the grille. Starting with the front bumper cover underneath, we'll goahead and remove the two fasteners here on the driver's side, securing the bumpercover to the bumper structure. We've got a push-pin fastener we'll remove first andthen a bolt. Now we'll go ahead and repeat the same process on the passenger's side.Next we have four push-pin fasteners located near the license plate bracket that willneed to be removed. more


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9/17/2012 10:43:03 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2006 Chevrolet Uplander- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2006 Chevrolet Uplander

Today on our 2006 Chevrolet Uplander well be installing the Derale transmission cooler kit with barbed inlets part number d13502. Well begin the installation by removing the under carriage air dam. There are four bolts holding it on. After removing it well undo the clips holding the wiring harness here to move it out of the way. You can then see the two transmission oil cooler lines running on the inside of the radiator. Well now move underneath the hood here on top. more


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7/19/2012 12:49:43 PM



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2003 GMC Yukon XL- Video

Transmission Cooler Installation - 2003 GMC Yukon XL

Today on our 2003 GMC Yukon XL, were going to install the Derale Performance Transmission Oil Cooler, part number D13504. Weve added a few additional parts to make it easier for us to install this kit through transmission line universal fittings, part number D13032 and additional hose to go from where we tap in to the manufacturers transmission line to our cooler, part number D13003. To start, weve already raised the vehicle up and were getting underneath of it. To give us some little working room, were going to go ahead and remove the rock guard for the total of five attachment points here for our rock guard. Next, well need to locate the vehicle transmission lines. These two lines here run from the radiator cooler to the transmission. more


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3/14/2012 3:35:17 PM



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