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Cooler Mounted Behind Front Bumper

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Of course, the big mamba-jamba wouldn't fit the factory skidplate like we'd planned, thanks to minor things like the sway bar and steering linkage being in the way. We didn't want to put the cooler in front of the radiator (not that it'd fit with that fan on it), so after much deliberation and fitment estimates, we located it on a custom bracket behind the bumper. It is tight to the bumper, swaybar, and harmonic balancer, but it clears all of them by about 1/2-inch and is reasonably protected. The electric fan will create whatever airflow is needed, and we are hoping the stock overhead console temperature probe isn't affected too much.

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