|12-11-2012 12:10 AM|
That is correct. Just forget about part stores the way you know them. We don't have those in Norway.
Here they won't/can't find anything without a part number or the cars' production year/type.
Searching a car part based on the part's look is simply not possible.
The way I see it, I have 2 options:
1. Try fitting a reducer.
2. Enlarge the firewall holes to accept a 3/4 hose, and use that all the way.
|12-10-2012 04:39 PM|
|12-10-2012 02:59 PM|
|cobalt327||As luck would have it I first ran across them looking for the two ended heater hose in the Gates catalog. Till then I hadn't heard of them.|
|12-10-2012 02:48 PM|
Those are quite handy. Thanks for posting them.
|12-10-2012 01:21 PM|
Unicoil - Bend hose into any shape!
Goodyear E-Z Coil
U-Bend Hose Coil from HBD/Thermoid, Inc.
Gates Unicoil - when curved/molded hose isn't available. (I think this is also in the catalog I linked to earlier)
|12-10-2012 09:15 AM|
|12-10-2012 07:53 AM|
As an alternative, is it possible to heat the hose to make a bend on it? not much. Maybe 10-15 degrees.
|12-09-2012 08:12 AM|
norway parts stores
Building a hot rod is probably a challenge where you live. I looked at your build pict's IT all looks good I need to build the doors for the nash Roadster then start on the chassis, I have a Jag rear and F 40 Jag for the front.
|12-09-2012 06:39 AM|
|staleg||That was my initial question. I'll give it a try then.|
|12-09-2012 06:11 AM|
|12-09-2012 06:03 AM|
|12-09-2012 06:00 AM|
The holes in my firewall accepts no bigger than 5/8" hoses, and the distance from the heater outlest to the inside of the firewall is very short. That's why.
I'll check out the Gates part numbers. Thanks for the link!
|12-09-2012 02:56 AM|
|12-08-2012 05:08 PM|
|12-08-2012 04:05 PM|
Specially designed for heater hose applications requiring changes in diameter.
For part numbers, see page A26, here.
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