‘68 1600 Coolant Overflow tank

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‘68 1600 Coolant Overflow tank

Post by Jorge0227 »

I haven’t taken the current one to the radiator shop to assess and quote for repair, but if they charge oily hair I rather consider replacing the tank. Mine has a crack that PO tries to fix with cool welding paste. Needless to say, it obviously didn’t work. This is how mine looks:
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Re: ‘68 1600 Coolant Overflow tank

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ouch - I wonder how that crack ocurred!
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You should be able to get that brazed very reasonably I would think.
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Re: ‘68 1600 Coolant Overflow tank

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I have one 35.00 contact datsundon@aol.com