2.8 Cologne coolant bypass

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johno32
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2.8 Cologne coolant bypass

Postby johno32 » Mon Jun 25, 2018 10:24 pm

Hi, does anyone have any idea if you can get hold of the inlet (hose tail) at the top end of the coolant by-pass hose anywhere? Mine is fecked.... pic for info
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Re: 2.8 Cologne coolant bypass

Postby ollyw » Tue Jun 26, 2018 6:57 am

I’m sure Capri gear or Tickford man on here would have one of those.


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Re: 2.8 Cologne coolant bypass

Postby Bod9084 » Tue Jun 26, 2018 8:00 am

Ship I have some that I have taken from some old
Manifolds but most plumbers murchents will sell
Send me the size and I’ll have a look which ford is it
From and wot cc mark

johno32
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Re: 2.8 Cologne coolant bypass

Postby johno32 » Tue Jun 26, 2018 12:16 pm

Bod9084 wrote:Ship I have some that I have taken from some old
Manifolds but most plumbers murchents will sell
Send me the size and I’ll have a look which ford is it
From and wot cc mark


Engine is 2.8 carb unit from mk2 granada ( si I was told)
Think thread is m22 and took a 24mm socket to remove


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