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Old 08/11/2005, 06:58 PM   #1
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need help with engine photos

Hi I am new and need some help


I have a 68 gtcs and it has a rad overflow bottle near the solonoid near the shock tower

is this an original piece?

I never seen this on another car

I am detailing the engine bay and would like to know if it belongs

thanks for your help
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Old 08/11/2005, 07:16 PM   #2
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Re:need help with engine photos

I've never seen one as original equipment. What size engine do you have?
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Old 08/11/2005, 08:15 PM   #3
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Re:need help with engine photos

68's did not have an overflow bottle. A lot of folks today add them rather than have the coolant leak all over the ground. Most anyone that does any drag racing today add them because of track requirements.

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Old 08/11/2005, 08:22 PM   #4
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Re:need help with engine photos

I have a 289 2barrell.

So I guess I will take it off.

Thanks

is there any good pics of an original engine bay available??
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Old 08/12/2005, 04:58 AM   #5
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Re:need help with engine photos

[quote author=icecreamman link=board=1;threadid=2018;start=0#msg13414 date=1123816962]
I have a 289 2barrell.

So I guess I will take it off.

Thanks

is there any good pics of an original engine bay available??

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