The Full-Race Raptor / F150 radiator upgrade increases engine cooling for demanding conditions. This is a simple installation, requiring only basic hand tools and engine coolant. If you are performing an intercooler or transmission cooler upgrade, now is a great time to do this and save hours of labor later on.
Drain the cooling system.
Remove the cooling fan motor and shroud.
Release the clamps and disconnect the upper radiator hose and the radiator to degas bottle hose.
4. Pull the lower radiator hose spring clip until the end of the clip is in the detent on the quick connect coupling and disconnect the lower radiator hose.
5. Remove the transmission cooler line bracket retainer *If applicable*
6. Remove the radiator grille.
6A. Remove the push pin retainers and remove the air deflector.
6B. Disconnect the electrical connectors and washer hose.
6C. Raise the vehicle safely. Vehicles equipped with fender mouldings: Remove 2 screws and release the (3) front fender moulding retainers and position the fender moulding out, both sides. Torque : 9 lb.in (1.0 Nm)
6D. Remove both sides headlamp trim panel screws and pushpin Torque : 15 lb.in (1.7 Nm)
6E. Remove the pin-type retainer.
6F. Remove the headlamp assembly trim panel. z Remove the pin-type retainer. z Starting at the inner edge, release the headlamp assembly trim panel clips. z Starting at the outer edge, release the headlamp assembly trim panel. z Using a flat-blade screwdriver release the locking tabs and remove the headlamp trim panel.
6G. Remove the air deflector from the grille on both sides.