1956 Pontiac Chieftain Performance Engine Cooling

Change Vehicle
Show items:
Sort by:
  • Radiators
  • Radiator Caps
  • Cooling Fans
  • Water Pumps
  • Thermostats
  • Coolant Hoses
  • Coolant Tanks
  • Housing & Necks
  • Antifreeze & Additives
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2930419
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Rapid-Cool™ Reversible Fan Kit by Hayden®. Diameter: 14". Current Draw: 11.5. 3 5/8" Depth. This product can be used for either primary or add-on cooling. The Hayden Rapid-Cool fan features a thin, aerodynamic...
      Reversible push/pull operationThin, aerodynamic profile for applications with limited space
      $57.80
    • (0 reviews)
      # 608795495
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Downflow Hotrod Radiator by Northern Radiator®. If you are looking for an optimal cooling solution, this first-rate product from Northern Radiator is the way to go. Engineered with great functionality in mind,...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $274.11 - $299.61
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn359113231
      Pontiac Chieftain with Pontiac V8 1956, 90 Degree Water Neck by Canton Racing®. Get the most out of your racing experience with Canton Racing. Manufactured using only premium materials and advanced technologies, this product will...
      Made from high-grade materialsProvides efficient performance
      $124.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2239278934
      Pontiac Chieftain Automatic Transmission 1956, Performance Direct Fit Combo Unit Radiator with Transmission Cooler by Griffin Thermal®. Size: 28" x 19" x 2.68". Inlet Location: Upper Passenger Side. Outlet Location: Lower Passenger...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $817.24
    • (0 reviews)
      # 911943739
      Pontiac Chieftain Legal for Race Use Only 1956, High Performance Thermostat by Mr. Gasket®. Diameter: 2.12". Keeping your engine cool is pretty important, so Mr. Gasket has a full line of cooling system accessories. Whether it’s a...
      Designed to resist large variations of coolant pressure at high RPMOpens at correct temperature consistently regardless of engine RPM
      $16.20
    • (0 reviews)
      # 911936957
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Fail Safe Series™ Engine Coolant Thermostat by MotoRad®. Fail-Safe Thermostats offer premium, patented technology for superior protection over any thermostat on the market. Only Fail-Safe is designed to lock in...
      Exclusive, patented designHigh quality Stainless Steel and Copper construction
      $9.63
    • (0 reviews)
      # 912007817
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, High-Flow Series™ Engine Coolant Thermostat by MotoRad®. State-of-the-art equipment, strict quality control, and functional testing to each thermostat ensure customers that they can trust the high quality...
      Made of stainless steelProvide increased flow
      $6.94
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4498741331
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Chrome Steel Standard Water Neck by Racing Power Company®. This top-grade product is expertly made in compliance with stringent industry standards to offer a fusion of a well-balanced design and high level of...
      One-of-a-kind style will help customize your autoWill deliver unparalleled levels of durability
      $13.81
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4498741720
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Polished Aluminum Swivel Water Neck by Racing Power Company®. O-Ring Style. This top-grade product is expertly made in compliance with stringent industry standards to offer a fusion of a well-balanced design and...
      One-of-a-kind style will help customize your autoWill deliver unparalleled levels of durability
      $50.11
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4469273867
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Water Neck by Trans-Dapt®. Finish: Black Powder Coated. To keep your engine cool and improve your vehicle's performance, this product is just the right solution. Manufactured from high-quality materials, it will...
      Expertly crafted from premium materialsDesigned to match rigorous quality standards
      $58.61
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4468246711
      Pontiac Chieftain Base 1956, 0.47" Fiber Engine Coolant Thermostat Gasket by Cometic Gasket®. Increase the life of your vehicle's engine by keeping your cooling system in top condition. Replace your faulty engine cooling component with...
      Designed to unlock more performance out of your vehicleDeliver a reasonable balance of strength and durability
      $2.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn943785221
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Electric Fan Kit by Four Seasons®. All products are engineered and tested to provide years of trouble free operation. Backed by over 50 years of car parts experience, fix it once and fix it right with Four Seasons.
      Motors Built and Tested to Quality SpecificationsIncludes Mounting Kit
      $73.06
    • (0 reviews)
      # 607581385
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Professional™ Engine Coolant Thermostat by ACDelco®. ACDelco has a Thermostat and Cap for most GM vehicles on the road today. Engineered to work with your car, truck or SUV, ACDelco Professional Thermostats...
      Heavier-duty components and greater flow rates than standard-line thermostats.Designed to be OE-like.
      $2.07 - $4.52
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1860786
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Economy Thermostat by Gates®. Depth from Flange: 0.78". Flange Diameter: 2.125". Height from Flange: 0.88". Temperature: 180 Degree. If you want to keep your vehicle safe on the road for many years to come, go...
      Great design and functionMade from sturdy materials
      $2.98
    • (0 reviews)
      # 607538452
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Engine Coolant OE Type Thermostat by Gates®. Depth from Flange: 0.78". Flange Diameter: 2.125". Height from Flange: 0.8". If you want to keep your vehicle safe on the road for many years to come, go with this...
      Great design and functionMade from sturdy materials
      $3.34 - $3.48
    • (0 reviews)
      # 607598408
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Premium Thermostat by Gates®. Depth from Flange: 0.91". Flange Diameter: 2.125". Height from Flange: 0.91". If you want to keep your vehicle safe on the road for many years to come, go with this Gates product....
      Great design and functionMade from sturdy materials
      $4.81
    • (0 reviews)
      # 607478321
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Economy Thermostat without Check Valves and Seal by Stant®. Without Jiggle Pin. Get fast engine warm-up and dependable engine operating temperature with a Stant thermostat. Stant’s exclusive ELAC® Thermostat...
      Quality construction ensures exact fit and prolonged service life.Stainless steel bridge with channel-design for strength and rigidity.
      $3.22
    • (0 reviews)
      # 607606526
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, OE Type Thermostat without Gaskets, Check Valves and Seal by Stant®. Without Installation Tool and Jiggle Pin. OE Quality. Get fast engine warm-up and dependable engine operating temperature with a Stant...
      Quality construction ensures exact fit and prolonged service life.Stainless steel bridge with channel-design for strength and rigidity.
      $5.65 - $5.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # 607622444
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Premium Thermostat without Check Valves and Seal by Stant®. Without Jiggle Pin. Get fast engine warm-up and dependable engine operating temperature with a Stant thermostat. Stant’s exclusive ELAC® Thermostat...
      Quality construction ensures exact fit and prolonged service life.Stainless steel bridge with channel-design for strength and rigidity.
      $7.62 - $7.69
    • (0 reviews)
      # 912050922
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Economy Thermostat by MotoRad®. State-of-the-art equipment, strict quality control, and functional testing to each thermostat ensure customers that they can trust the high quality product used in their vehicle.
      Offer precise pressure controlEnsure the proper fit
      $1.37
    • (0 reviews)
      # 911893283
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Engine Coolant Thermostat by MotoRad®. State-of-the-art equipment, strict quality control, and functional testing to each thermostat ensure customers that they can trust the high quality product used in their...
      Offer precise pressure controlEnsure the proper fit
      $2.53
    • (0 reviews)
      # 588927719
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Professional™ Radiator Coolant Hose by ACDelco®. Composed of specially blended materials to deliver long-life performance, ACDelco Professional Automotive Coolant Hoses are designed to resist buckling or...
      Protective sleeves help duplicate GM Original Equipment for proper fit and function.Designed to resist electrochemical degradation for durability.
      $9.18 - $24.97
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn122749736
      Pontiac Chieftain without A/C 1956, Heavy Duty Radiator Coolant Flexible Hose by Gates®. Position: Upper. Centerline Length: 13.5". Inside Diameter 1: 1.75". If you want to keep your vehicle safe on the road for many years to come, go...
      Great design and functionMade from sturdy materials
      $11.32
    • (0 reviews)
      # 588677959
      Pontiac Chieftain without A/C 1956, Radiator Molded Coolant Hose by Gates®. Number of Branches: 0. If you want to keep your vehicle safe on the road for many years to come, go with this Gates product. Developed with the utmost attention...
      Heat and ozone resistant coverRe-engineered materials resist vacuum collapse, this reduces the need for internal springs in many applications
      $8.00 - $11.24
    • (0 reviews)
      # 588745957
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Standard Straight Coolant Hose by Gates®. Centerline Length: 36". Construction: 2-Ply. If you want to keep your vehicle safe on the road for many years to come, go with this Gates product. Developed with the...
      Great design and functionMade from sturdy materials
      $22.37 - $26.84
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn792414
      Pontiac Chieftain without A/C 1956, Curved Radiator Hose by Dayco®. Position: Upper. Centerline Length: 13 1/4". Inside Diameter 1: 1 3/4". Inside Diameter 2: 1 3/4". Hose Type: Single I.D. Hose. Contains Heat Shield: No. Contains...
      Designed as the OE replacementOE quality and performance at an affordable price
      $9.56
    • (0 reviews)
      # 588966758
      Pontiac Chieftain without A/C 1956, Flexible Radiator Hose by Dayco®. Constructed to replace straight or molded radiator hoses when routing allows, this product is precisely molded in standard lengths. Thanks to its corrugations, the...
      Designed to replace straight or molded radiator hoses when routing allowsPrecisely molded in standard lengths
      $8.26 - $8.73
    • (0 reviews)
      # 588956767
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Elite™ Flexible Radiator Hose by Continental® ContiTech™. Flexible. Keep your engine cool with top-notch Continental ContiTech cooling products. They’ll restore the cooling system operation to ensure a long...
      An excellent replacement for your old or malfunctioning cooling partDesigned to restore your vehicle’s performance and reliability
      $8.88 - $10.16
    • (1 review)
      # 517943199
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Cooling Fan Temperature Switch by Hayden®. Take control of your electric fan with this product. Designed specifically for single or dual fan applications, this adjustable cycling temperature switch features brass...
      Designed for single or dual fan applicationsBrass construction for accurate temperature sensing
      $12.54 - $26.03
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn947117488
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Cooling Fan Controller Relay by Four Seasons®. Terminal Quantity: 2. Connector Shape: Rectangle. Connector Gender: Male. Radiator Mounted. Activated by radiator temp and/or A/C Clutch. Adjustable (140° - 220...
      Contains gaskets, o-rings, or seals to properly replace the productBrass Construction for Accurate Temperature Sensing
      $29.94
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn359116409
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Cooling Fan Relay Kit by American Autowire®. 40 Amp. Fuse and Wiring. Are you shivering behind the wheel in the winter, or sweating in traffic in the summer? Do you detect the sweet smell of antifreeze in the...
      Premium parts you can rely onDesigned to keep your A/C system in top shape
      $21.23
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn359116411
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Electric Cooling Fan Temperature Switch by American Autowire®. On 195 Deg-Off 180 Deg. 3/8 x 18. Are you shivering behind the wheel in the winter, or sweating in traffic in the summer? Do you detect the sweet...
      Premium parts you can rely onDesigned to keep your A/C system in top shape
      $86.28
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4495259281
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Electric Fan Switch by CompressorWorks®. CompressorWorks products are engineered and tested to provide years of trouble free operation. Backed by over 50 years of mobile A/C experience, fix it once and fix it...
      Contains gaskets, o-rings, or seals to properly replace the productBrass construction for accurate temperature sensing
      $85.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # 515785836
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Professional™ Engine Coolant Radiator Cap by ACDelco®. Pressure: 7 lbs. With a full range of part numbers to fit most GM vehicles, ACDelco Professional Radiator Caps offer customers an ideal replacement for...
      Lets you release the pressure prior to taking off the cap.Designed to be OE-like.
      $3.30 - $3.93
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2009337144
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Engine Coolant Radiator Cap by MotoRad®. Pressure: 7 lbs. MotoRad radiator caps are designed and manufactured to offer precise control for the automotive cooling system.
      Offer precise pressure controlEnsure the proper fit
      $2.31
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2009337145
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Engine Coolant Safety Lever Radiator Cap by MotoRad®. Pressure: 7 lbs. MotoRad radiator caps are designed and manufactured to offer precise control for the automotive cooling system. MotoRad safety lever radiator...
      Offer precise pressure controlEnsure the proper fit
      $3.52
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4242850966
      Pontiac Chieftain with Hydraulic Brakes 1956, Water Pump Gasket by Fel-Pro®. Type: With 4 Studs. If you need durable gaskets to prevent leaks on your vehicle, Fel-Pro is the way to go. Engineered using the latest technologies and global...
      Meets or exceeds all original equipment specificationsApplication specific design to Ensures a perfect fit
      $1.80
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn869340705
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Professional™ Engine Coolant Thermostat Housing Gasket by ACDelco®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by ACDelco features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $0.34
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn359521
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Engine Coolant Thermostat Housing Gasket by Fel-Pro®. 1-13/16" Inner Diameter. With Integral Head and Separate Head Intake Manifold. If you need durable gaskets to prevent leaks on your vehicle, Fel-Pro is the...
      Direct OEM replacement for a proper fitEnsures reliable sealing performance
      $1.05
    • (0 reviews)
      # 906607932
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Thermostat Housing Gasket by Stant®. Cut installation time by as much as 50% with Stat Lok® adhesive backed thermostat gaskets. They’ll hold the thermostat in place, leaving your hands free to secure the...
      Gaskets are cut to specific application requirementsStat Lok® Gaskets have adhesive backs to aid installation
      $1.22 - $4.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4495257346
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Auxiliary Engine Cooling Reversible Fan Kit by CompressorWorks®. Size: 14". Free Air Flow: 1250 CFM. CompressorWorks products are engineered and tested to provide years of trouble free operation. Backed by over...
      Motors built and tested to quality specifications14" universal fit reversible fan
      $93.96
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4499447035
      Universal Fan Relay Kit by PSI®. This kit is used with most electric fan hookups. Kits are professionally constructed from Brand New GM Delphi Connectors and TXL (Polyethylene Cross Linked) High Temperature Wire to GM Specifications....
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyEasy out-of-the-car access for an ancillary wiring
      $52.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89258802
      Universal Cool-Aide Concentrate, 16 oz by Maxima Racing Oils®. Cool-Aide is an additive formulated to reduce engine temperatures and provides significantly better contact on heated surfaces allowing for greater and more efficient heat...
      Powerful concentrateApproved for racing on paved surfaces
      $8.10 - $94.81
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn154347100
      11 fl. oz. 10 Minute Radiator Flush by Motor Medic®. Dual action formula especially designed to remove grease and scum plus loose rust and scale. Especially useful when changing anti-freeze or engine coolant.
      Quickly removes grease, scum, rust and scaleƒƒA fast, one step product that requires no neutralizer
      $1.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn157725236
      11 fl. oz. Radiator Anti-Rust and Water Pump Lube by Motor Medic®. Stops cooling system rust, scale, and corrosion in all types of water-cooled engines. Protective fi lm prevents new rust forming. Neutralizes acids and protects against...
      Compatible with all conventional and extended life coolants/anti-freezesƒƒPrevents evaporation, formation of rust and corrosion
      $1.88
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4482724119
      2 oz. Radiator Repair Powder by Motor Medic®. A non-metallic solder. Use super heavy duty radiator Cleaner to clean your cooling system thoroughly. Use water Pump lubricant and rust inhibitor to keep it clean.
      The original heavy-duty powder radiator repairƒƒQuickly seals leak with a durable bond
      $1.96
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4482724122
      5.5 oz. Multi-Purpose Radiator Sealant and Conditioner by Motor Medic®. M-P (Multi-Purpose) Radiator Sealant and Conditioner treats the entire cooling system.
      Circulates through the cooling systemƒƒSeals leaks, stops head gasket and combustion chamber seepage
      $2.67
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4482724115
      Liquid Kool™ 32 oz. Cooling System Protector by Motor Medic®. Starts working immediately! Easy to use! Keeps cooling system cleaner! Prevents acid and corrosion build-up! Great for air conditioned cars!
      Recommended for all air conditioned vehiclesƒƒPrevents engine overheating, vapor lock, acid formation, corrosion and rust
      $3.81
    • (1 review)
      # 681879367
      Universal Purple Ice™ High Performance Radiator Coolant Additive by Royal Purple®. 12 oz. Purple Ice® is a high performance coolant additive and radiator fluid conditioner. Its advanced 2-in-1 corrosion inhibitor and wetting agent...
      Reduces surface tension of a coolant allowing more heat to transfer outside the radiator resulting in more horsepowerReduces hot spots in the engine and cylinder heads, reducing the possibility of engine failure
      $8.99 - $134.24
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn126612058
      Universal Super Heavy Duty Radiator Cleaner by GUNK®. 32 oz. Cooling System Lubricant contains powerful cleaning agents and neutralizer that quickly dissolve rust, scale, grease, and corrosion deposits. It is completely safe for use...
      Green, Translucent4.5 to 6.0 pH
      $10.67
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn126612057
      Universal Super Heavy Duty Radiator Flush by GUNK®. 22 oz. Cooling System Lubricant contains powerful cleaning agents and neutralizer that quickly dissolve rust, scale, grease, and corrosion deposits. It is completely safe for use with...
      Yellow, Translucent4.5 to 6.0 pH
      $7.89
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4498464558
      Transmedic™ 10 oz. Synthetic Automatic Transmission Flush by Motor Medic®. Solder Seal/Gunk Synthetic Transmission Flush is a unique blend of synthetic oil base stock formulated for cleaning automatic transmissions. Designed to remove...
      Use with or without flush equipmentƒƒCleans internal components and valves
      $5.34
    • (0 reviews)
      # 588796946
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Elite™ Molded Radiator Hose by Continental® ContiTech™. Molded. Keep your engine cool with top-notch Continental ContiTech cooling products. They’ll restore the cooling system operation to ensure a long...
      An excellent replacement for your old or malfunctioning cooling partDesigned to restore your vehicle’s performance and reliability
      $8.82 - $10.11
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2009337112
      Pontiac Chieftain 1956, Thermostat Housing Gasket by MotoRad®. MotoRad seals and gaskets are made from high quality materials suitable for resistance to high temperatures and engine coolant to maintain a superior, long lasting seal.
      Made of High quality materialsResistance to high tempertures
      $0.24
    • (0 reviews)
      # 46063616
      Universal Radiator Sealer by GUNK®. Non-Metallic Radiator Sealer exclusive free-flowing, non-clogging formula seals larger leaks where others fail. Seals existing leaks and helps prevent leaks if added to radiator when the coolant is...
      Green, Opaque4.5 to 6.0 pH
      $3.69 - $6.59
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn126712083
      Universal 10-Minute Cooling Flush by Prestone®. 11 oz. Cleaning rust sediment along oil residue with a practical step. Safe for aluminum, iron, steel, rubber, copper, brass and solder. Working quickly, no need neutralizing. Special...
      Boiling point - 760 mm Hg 211 FFreezing point - 28 F
      $1.70
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn126712076
      Universal Dex-Cool™ Extended Life 50/50 Antifreeze by Prestone®. 1 gal. Prestone® Antifreeze is compatible with any antifreeze/coolant that is used in vehicles with aluminum and other engine metals. Meets or exceeds ASTM D3306 and...
      Compatible with antifreeze/coolant that is used in vehicles with aluminum and other engine metalsProvides freeze-up and boil-over protection
      $13.15
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn126712077
      Universal Dex-Cool™ Extended Life Antifreeze by Prestone®. Prestone® Antifreeze is compatible with any antifreeze/coolant that is used in vehicles with aluminum and other engine metals. Meets or exceeds ASTM D3306 and D4985 for...
      Compatible with antifreeze/coolant that is used in vehicles with aluminum and other engine metalsProvides freeze-up and boil-over protection
      $17.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn126712078
      Universal Extended Life Antifreeze by Prestone®. 1 gal. Prestone® Antifreeze is compatible with any antifreeze/coolant that is used in vehicles with aluminum and other engine metals. Meets or exceeds ASTM D3306 and D4985 for corrosion...
      Compatible with antifreeze/coolant that is used in vehicles with aluminum and other engine metalsProvides freeze-up and boil-over protection
      $13.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn126712079
      Universal Heavy Duty Antifreeze by Prestone®. 1 gal. Prestone® Antifreeze is compatible with any antifreeze/coolant that is used in vehicles with aluminum and other engine metals. Meets or exceeds ASTM D3306 and D4985 for corrosion...
      Compatible with antifreeze/coolant that is used in vehicles with aluminum and other engine metalsProvides freeze-up and boil-over protection
      $14.62




    Guides & Articles

    Useful articles fast to read and guides easy to understand written by mechanics and car enthusiasts to turn your shopping experience with CARiD into a pleasure

    • Performance Engine Cooling
      April 29, 2016
      Hot Under The Hood? Performance Cooling Fans...
      Auxiliary fans are great for providing a boost to your vehicle's original cooling system if you've encountered overheating conditions. For those who live in climates...
      by Timothy Zahl
    • Performance Engine Cooling
      April 14, 2016
      Auxiliary Oil Coolers Keep Engine Oil...
      You may have seen Performance Engine Oil Coolers for sale on our website or elsewhere, and your first reaction may have been "who needs one of those? Not I." We can't...
      by Timothy Zahl
    • Replacement Engine Cooling Parts
      October 27, 2014
      Antifreeze Explained: What It Does And Why It's...
      "Antifreeze" is a chemical, primarily consisting of ethylene glycol, which when mixed with water serves to lower the freezing point and raise the boiling point of the...
      by Michael Grayen
    • Replacement Engine Cooling Parts
      February 07, 2014
      Servicing Your Vehicle's Cooling System
      Everyone knows that your vehicle's engine needs its oil and filter changed at regular intervals. Most folks also know that there are other items which need regular...
      by Timothy Zahl

    Popular Products



    1956 Pontiac Chieftain Performance Engine Cooling Reviews

    Average rating:  5  5 - 1 review
    4.8 of 5
    Great Product
    Good coolant for a good price.
    CPosted by Chris (Lakeville, MN) / April 9, 2017
    Was this review helpful for you? Yes
    SECURE SHOPPING

    All manufacturer names, symbols, and descriptions, used in our images and text are used solely for identification purposes only.
    It is neither inferred nor implied that any item sold by CARiD.com is a product authorized by or in any way connected with any vehicle manufacturers displayed on this page.