Subject: Radiator Service Updates
Model and Year: 1963 Corvettes
Source: Chevrolet Service News
Number: Volume 35, Number 7
Date: July-August 1963, Page 3
Delcotron Brace Chafes Corvette Radiator Hose
Chafing can occur between the engine water outlet hose (radiator inlet) and the Delcotron brace on 1963 air conditioned Corvettes. Vehicles should be checked for this condition and if interference is detected the contacting area of the Delcotron brace should be heavily wrapped with plastic type electrical tape. Corvettes without air conditioning have the Delcotron mounted on the right side of the engine, and are not subject to this problem.
Corvette Radiator Lower Hose Replacement
When necessary to replace the radiator lower hose on a 1963 Corvette, it is recommended that the following service procedure be utilized.
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Article ID: 734
Created: August 2, 2014
Last Updated: August 2, 2014
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