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Old 07-23-2008, 08:48 AM
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Question about 69 Camaro heater hoses...

Ok need some help. I am restoring a 69 RS Camaro Convertible. The car has 50,000 original miles on it and most of everything on the car is original numbers matching. I am wrapping things up in the engine compartment when I noticed the heater hoses are both red rubber hoses. My first thought was "why did someone replace the hoses with red ones?" However, I have been doing some snooping around and found a few pictures of low mile original Camaros that also have red heater hoses. So my question is, did these cars come factory with red heater hoses?

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Usually red heater hoses are the standard Gates replacement hose. The Gates hose usually has a stripe on it to.
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