Coolant recovery tank- looking for pictures.

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Bentworker

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I want to run a coolant recovery tank.  Anybody else have one?  If so please share pictures.  I’m looking for tank mounting ideas.

 

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This is what I ended up doing. Was able to use existing threaded holes which was a bonus. 

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what has to be done, replacing what I can to make a nice car and living with the rest. Being on the other side of the world presents challenges but we will get there.
And me too.  Not a good pic.  The recovery unit is just in the bottom right corner.  Had to make a couple of brackets to keep it vertical but used existing holes in the rad support panel.   Overflow tube comes through a hole down the bottom and drain sits below the stone guard underneath.  Can't see it from outside so no visual intrusion.  

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I took one off the 73 vert I bought. If figured out what the heating issue was and fixed that so did not need it. I would put my money on a fix for the heat issue not a bandage to catch the coolant when it overheats. New cars have them because they do not have a radiator cap so that is where you check coolant levels and add.

 

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I did it because I like the idea of it not spilling coolant on the ground should it get too warm. Not that it ever happens, but just preventative. Plus if I do ever take it to the drag strip they require an overflow so you dont puke coolant on the track. So simple enough and doesnt bother me having it. 

 

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I can't remember, but I might have had to move the washer fluid tank to make it fit. 

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Our car's never had, but there was an over the counter Ford unit that could be purchased back in the 70's. You see them rarely.. on the auction sites...

 
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Here is mine located between the A/C hoses and the apron ahead of the wiper fluid. I spent a lot of time searching for a tank that will fit there. I will need to go through my emails to figure out which tank i bought.

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Here is mine located between the A/C hoses and the apron ahead of the wiper fluid. I spent a lot of time searching for a tank that will fit there. I will need to go through my emails to figure out which tank i bought.
In case anyone is interested, I used Dorman's #603-506 tank.

 
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