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Re: Heater hose routing FC-170
Posted by Blaine on 8/4/2017, 15:15:42, in reply to "Heater hose routing FC-170"
The original tank is not a recovery or overflow tank. Overflow/recovery tanks vent after the radiator cap through a "dump/retrieve" hose. These do not have system pressure in them. The original is a surge tank which serves the same purpose at the upper tank of a "normal" radiator that has a cap on it and has system pressure in it. An additional overflow tank can be added also but not replace the surge tank.
: Hi Guys,
: My pickup has an alternative recovery tank.
: I do not have the hose going from the water
: pump to the recovery tank that appears to be
: stock on the L-226. I would like to see the
: normal hose routing for the FC-170 so that I
: can make sure I'm not negatively affecting
: the cooling capability.
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